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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 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.

GMZ001-032115-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE NE CENTRAL GULF WILL
BUILD A WEAK RIDGE NW TO SE TONIGHT THROUGH FRI THEN SHIFT SLOWLY
SE INTO THE SE CENTRAL GULF SAT THROUGH EARLY SUN...MAINTAINING
LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS AND SLIGHT SEAS. WEAK LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS NE CENTRAL PORTIONS LATE SUN THROUGH MON ACCOMPANIED BY
ACTIVE WEATHER.

$$

GMZ011-032115-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ013-032115-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW LESS THAN 5 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO N IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO
E LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ015-032115-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-032115-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.

$$

GMZ019-032115-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ021-032115-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ023-032115-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.
.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...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ025-032115-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
504 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
LATE.

$$

FORECASTER STRIPLING


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