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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (New Orleans, LA)



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FZNT27 KNHC 162120
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
520 PM EDT Mon Sep 16 2019

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

.SYNOPSIS...An elongated trough extends from the NE Gulf of
Mexico, across the N central sections, to a broad low pressure
center that is in the NW corner of the Gulf of Mexico. The low
center is forecast to move inland into Texas tonight. Weak high
pressure will build into the north central Gulf of Mexico
through mid week. The high pressure will dissipate later in the
week, in advance of a weak cold front that is forecast to move
across the eastern Gulf of Mexico.  

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.  

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TONIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NE after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NW after
midnight. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 ft in the afternoon. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.