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NAVTEX Marine Forecast (New Orleans, LA)



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FZNT27 KNHC 180256
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
956 PM EST Sat Feb 17 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A weak ridge across the NE Gulf will dominate this
weekend. Expect increasing winds and building seas by early next
week as high pressure strengthens over the western Atlantic. A
thermal trough will develop over the western Yucatan Peninsula
during each afternoon, drift west across the eastern Bay of
Campeche during the overnight hours, and then dissipate over the
southwest Gulf waters by late each morning.  

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY...

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Areas of
dense fog. Slight chance of showers. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Patchy fog. Slight
chance of showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Patchy fog. 
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.  

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY...

.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Patchy
fog. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Areas of
dense fog. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building
to 3 ft late. 
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.