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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 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.

GMZ001-250230-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS...SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW WILL DOMINATE THE BASIN THROUGH
MON NIGHT.

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GMZ011-250230-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE SWELL.

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GMZ013-250230-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...E OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT... INCREASING TO
5 TO 10 KT LATE. W OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE TO S LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ015-250230-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ017-250230-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE
SWELL.

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GMZ019-250230-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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GMZ021-250230-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ023-250230-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

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

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GMZ025-250230-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1022 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER AL


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