Coastal Marine Forecast


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FZNT27 KNHC 161442
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1042 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A ridge extending westward from the Atlantic into
the northern Gulf will prevail into early next week. A nocturnal
trough will move off the Yucatan Peninsula into the SW Gulf each
night, accompanied by surge of fresh NE to E winds.

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Scattered showers.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to
3 ft after midnight.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.THIS AFTERNOON...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Scattered showers.
.FRI...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft early in the evening,
subsiding to 2 ft or less.
.SAT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.