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FZNT27 KNHC 200208
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NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
908 PM EST FRI DEC 19 2014

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

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES OF 1014 MB CENTERED OVER THE NW GULF WATERS
EXTENDS A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS AND A COLD
FRONT SW TO NORTHERN MEXICO. THE LOW WILL TRACK ENE ACROSS THE
FAR NORTHERN WATERS. ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM THE
NORTH CENTRAL WATERS NEAR SE LOUISIANA TO NEAR TAMPICO MEXICO
SAT MORNING...THEN WILL STALL FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND TO NEAR
TAMPICO MEXICO EARLY SUN WHERE IT WILL DISSIPATE. A STRONG COLD
FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER THE NW GULF LATE MON NIGHT. THE FRONT
WILL EXTEND FROM NEAR SE LOUISIANA TO TAMPICO MEXICO TUE
AFTERNOON AND ACROSS THE SE WATERS WED AFTERNOON. MINIMAL GALE
FORCE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE SOUTHWESTERN WATERS W OF THE
FRONT TUE NIGHT INTO WED.

NORTHWEST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST GULF OF MEXICO

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.