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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

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.

GMZ001-020315-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES IS OVER THE EASTERN BAY OF CAMPECHE NEAR
19N92W. THE LOW COULD DEVELOP INTO A TROPICAL CYCLONE AS IT MOVES
WNW ACROSS THE SW GULF THROUGH TUE BEFORE IT APPROACHES THE COAST
OF MEXICO NEAR TAMPICO TUE NIGHT OR WED. FRESH TO STRONG SE WINDS
WITH BUILDING SEAS WILL DEVELOP OVER THE W CENTRAL PART OF THE
GULF TODAY AND TONIGHT BETWEEN THE LOW PRES AND RIDGING ACROSS
THE FAR NORTHERN PORTION.

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GMZ011-020315-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ013-020315-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E OF 90W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. W OF 90W...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E OF 90W...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. W
OF 90W...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ015-020315-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ017-020315-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT E OF 96W...
AND E 5 TO 10 KT W OF 96W. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT E OF 96W...AND 2 TO 4 FT W OF 96W. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS
6 TO 10 FT E OF 96W...AND 3 TO 6 FT IN W OF 96W. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT E OF
96W E OF 96W...AND 6 TO 11 FT W OF 96W. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ019-020315-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ021-020315-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT LATE.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ023-020315-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. S OF 21N W OF 95W...
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT LATE. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 21N W OF 95W...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N TO NE WINDS
15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...S OF 21N W OF 95W...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT S OF
21N W OF 95W...AND 3 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...S OF 21N W OF 95W...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...
SHIFTING TO S LATE. ELSEWHERE...S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 30
KT...SHIFTING TO S 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT S OF 21N W OF
95W...AND 4 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ025-020315-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1101 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT WITHIN
60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 4 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 4 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT WITHIN
60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 3 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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