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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (New Orleans, LA)



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FZNT27 KNHC 161424
OFFN06

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
924 AM EST MON JAN 16 2017

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE GULF WATERS THROUGH THE
FORECAST PERIOD SUPPORTING MAINLY MODERATE TO FRESH E TO SE
WINDS. FRESH TO LOCALLY STRONG E TO SE WINDS ARE EXPECTED AT
NIGHT OFF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA DUE TO LOCAL EFFECTS. THE NEXT
COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO CLIP THE NW GULF TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WED MORNING...THEN WILL MOVE N OF THE AREA. A SECOND COLD FRONT
IS EXPECTED TO REACH THE NW GULF BY THU NIGHT.  

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.