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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
407 PM EST SAT FEB 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.

GMZ001-070915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE BASIN THROUGH
TONIGHT FOLLOWED BRIEFLY BY FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BASIN MON WITH FRESH TO
STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW BEHIND IT. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE WED AS
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

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GMZ011-070915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W LATE. SEAS
3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 5 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-070915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...W OF 90W...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE
15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.

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GMZ015-070915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 27N...AND W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT ELSEWHERE. S OF 27N...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ017-070915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ019-070915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ021-070915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ023-070915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ025-070915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
407 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER GR


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