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FZNT25 KNHC 241446
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1046 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

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

SOUTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT STRETCHING ACROSS THE YUCATAN CHANNEL
WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO
FAR NW COASTAL WATERS LATE SAT...THEN SHIFT E ACROSS THE N GULF
SUN AND SUN NIGHT. A STATIONARY RIDGE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF MON THROUGH TUE.

.THIS AFTERNOON...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 29N65W ACROSS BAHAMAS
TO THE FLORIDA KEYS. A LOW WILL RACE NE ALONG THE FRONT TODAY
STRENGTHENING TO A MINIMAL GALE NEAR 26N76W BY THIS EVENING. THE
LOW IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN NE OF THE AREA LATE SAT WHILE DRAGGING A
COLD FRONT SE ACROSS THE BAHAMAS TO EXTEND FROM 31N65W TO NE
CUBA...THEN STALL FROM 28N65W TO THE WINDWARD PASSAGE LATE SUN.
REMNANTS OF THE FRONT WILL DRIFT W AND DISSIPATE MON.

...GALE WARNING...

.THIS AFTERNOON...S OF 27N...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT... BECOMING S
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E OF FRONT...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. W OF FRONT...
N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N AND 5 TO 7 FT
N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. N OF 27N...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT... DIMINISHING
TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N AND 5 TO
7 FT N OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S OF 27N...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT... BECOMING NE 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. N OF 27N...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT
S OF 27N AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.