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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

GMZ001-021430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MEANDER OVER THE N
CENTRAL GULF COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND BEFORE LIFTING N
OF THE AREA. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AND MOVE NW DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING
HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF DURING LATE MORNING
HOURS. A WEAK RIDGE DOMINATES THE REMAINDER OF THE GULF AND IS
EXPECTED TO BUILD BACK ACROSS THE AREA BY EARLY NEXT WEEK. A
HIGH PRES CENTER WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE RIDGE OVER THE E CENTRAL
GULF BY LATE MON AND SHIFT N THROUGH WED.

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GMZ011-021430-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT LATE.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-021430-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ015-021430-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT S OF 27N...AND 5 TO
7 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND SW 15 TO 20 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S OF 27N...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. ELSEWHERE...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS S OF 27N...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-021430-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ019-021430-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ021-021430-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
SHIFTING TO E LATE. ELSEWHERE...W TO NW WINDS LESS
THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-021430-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ025-021430-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1024 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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FORECASTER FORMOSA


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