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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (New Orleans, LA)



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FZNT27 KNHC 190831
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
431 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

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

.SYNOPSIS...A stationary front extends from the Florida Straits
near 23N80W to 22N87W to the Bay of Campeche near 19N92W. Strong
to near gale-force N to NE winds are to the N of the front E of
95W. The front will weaken this afternoon and winds will
diminish to strong covering mainly the SE basin. The front will
transition to a cold front and exit the region this evening. A
new surface ridge will build S across the area Wed and prevail
through the weekend. 

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening,
subsiding to 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 ft
in the afternoon. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.  

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft in the morning,
subsiding to 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.