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FZNT25 KNHC 211436
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
936 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...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 weak cold front will drift into the Texas coastal
waters through the evening before stalling and moving back
inland into early Thu. Strong high pressure across the W Atlc
will maintain a ridge extending W across the Gulf coast states
to produce fresh return flow across most of the basin, except
strong winds through the Straits of Florida and across central
portion of the Gulf. A weak cold front will drift into the far
NW waters Sat night and stall there through Sun night.

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...W Atlc ridge will persist along 33N-34N through Thu
then drift SW and slowly weaken through the weekend. Gentle to
moderate winds will prevail N of 25N with fresh to strong winds
S of 25N through Thu. NNE swell will move through waters E of
65W through Fri night.

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft S of 27N, and 4 to
6 ft N of 27N.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft S of 27N, and 5 to
7 ft N of 27N.
.THU...E winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and E to SE 15 to 20 kt N of
27N. Seas 3 to 4 ft S of 27N, and 5 to 7 ft N of 27N.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft S of 27N, and
5 to 7 ft N of 27N.
.FRI...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft S of 27N, and 5 to 7 ft N
of 27N.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft S of 27N, and
5 to 7 ft N of 27N.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. S of 27N, seas 3 ft in the
morning, subsiding to 2 ft or less. N of 27N, seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of 27N,
and 4 to 6 ft N of 27N.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of 27N, and 3 to
5 ft N of 27N.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of 27N,
and 3 to 5 ft N of 27N.