Gulf of Mexico Weather

National Hurricane Center Miami

        
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FZNT25 KNHC 180316
OFFN04

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1016 PM EST Sun Dec 17 2017

...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 surface trough extending from SE Louisiana to near
20N96W will lift northwestward tonight and Monday to inland
Texas late on Monday. Then, a ridge will dominate the gulf
waters through Tue. A weak cold front will reach the coast of
Texas on Tue night, and extend from SE Louisiana to near
Brownsville, Texas by Wed morning. The front will dissipate as
it moves eastward across the northern gulf waters. On Thursday,
another weak cold front will move across the northern gulf.  

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

Within 200 nm east of the coast of Florida

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extending from 23N65W to 22N73W will 
dissipate tonight into Monday. A ridge over the north waters
will  begin to weaken and shift southeastward through early
Wednesday as the southern portion of a cold front quickly moves
across the  northern waters. The ridge will set up along 25N on
Thursday as  low pres moves off the SE United States coast, with
an associated  cold front dropping S to near 29N. Fresh to
strong SW winds will  precede the cold front. 

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and SE 5 to 10 kt N of
27N. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and E to SE 5 to 10 kt N of
27N. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and SE to S 5 to
10 kt N of 27N. Seas 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S of 27N, NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. N of 27N, SW winds
5 to 10 kt, shifting to N. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of
27N, and 3 ft N of 27N. 
.THU...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of 27N, and
3 ft N of 27N. 
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E late. Seas
2 ft or less S of 27N, and 3 to 4 ft N of 27N. 
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of 27N, and
3 ft N of 27N. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less S of
27N, and 3 to 4 ft N of 27N.