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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
459 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...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 FROM THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO
THE MEXICO COAST NEAR 19N96W WILL EXTEND FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO
THE BAY OF CAMPECHE WED...THEN MOVE SE OF THE AREA EARLY THU.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LIKELY E OF THE FRONT N OF
25N. HIGH PRESSURE AND A REINFORCING SURGE OF COOL AIR WILL
PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION THU THROUGH SAT.

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.

WITHIN 200 NM EAST OF THE COAST OF FLORIDA

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE EXTENDING FROM BERMUDA TO THE SE BAHAMAS
WILL SHIFT SE AND WEAKEN THROUGH WED. A COLD FRONT MOVING OFF
THE FLORIDA COAST WED AND WED NIGHT WILL EXTEND FROM 31N73W TO
CENTRAL CUBA ON THU...AND FROM 31N68W TO EASTERN CUBA FRI...AND
FROM 28N68W TO HAITI SAT...THEN STALL AND WEAKEN FROM 25N65W TO
THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC SUN. WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND TSTMS ARE
EXPECTED NEAR THE FRONT. STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED E OF THE
FRONT BEGINNING WED NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF
27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 15 TO 20 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND W 20 TO
25 KT N OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND W TO NW 20 TO 25 KT N
OF 27N. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT N OF 27N.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE. N OF 27N...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT
N OF 27N.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. N OF 27N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...
AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS S OF
27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT N OF 27N.
.SUN...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
OR LESS.