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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 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.

GMZ001-010900-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT HAS ENTERED THE N CENTRAL GULF
COASTAL WATERS AND IS EXPECTED TO MEANDER THERE AS A STATIONARY
FRONT 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 NE GULF TUE.

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GMZ011-010900-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE 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 FT.

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GMZ013-010900-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W OF 90W...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...W OF 90W...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO
W 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 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...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ015-010900-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S OF 27N...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO
10 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SE TO S 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 WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO 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.

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GMZ017-010900-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 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.

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GMZ019-010900-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.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...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. 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.

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GMZ021-010900-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE 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 5 TO 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 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-010900-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. 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...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E 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 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ025-010900-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
451 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...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 10 TO 15 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 5 FT LATE.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. 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...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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