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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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.

GMZ001-062045-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES OVER THE REGION WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EASTWARD
SAT THROUGH MON ALLOWING FOR SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW TO DEVELOP
ACROSS THE WESTERN GULF BY SAT NIGHT AND INCREASE IN STRENGTH
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS LOW PRES INTENSIFIES OVER THE PLAINS.
A TROUGH WILL MOVE OFF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH EVENING
BEGINNING ON SAT NIGHT FOLLOWED BY FRESH E TO SE WINDS.

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GMZ011-062045-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ013-062045-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ015-062045-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT 15 TO 20 KT N OF 28N
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ017-062045-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ019-062045-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ021-062045-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ023-062045-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

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GMZ025-062045-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
442 AM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE



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