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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (New Orleans, LA)



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FZNT27 KNHC 271532
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1032 AM EST Wed Jan 27 2021

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed
Coastal Waters Forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front stretching from central Louisiana to
south of Brownsville, Texas will move south and east across the 
western and central Gulf of Mexico today. The front will be over 
central Florida to Veracruz, Mexico tonight. Fresh to strong N 
winds will follow the front. Winds and seas will diminish on Fri.
Return S winds should begin building over W Gulf on Fri evening 
ahead of the next cold front moving off the Texas coast by Sun. 

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to N in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog in the morning. 
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...W winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NW to N in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.  

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog in the
morning. Scattered showers and slight chance of tstms. 
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.