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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 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.

GMZ001-181500-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDING FROM FORT MYERS FLORIDA
TO THE WESTERN GULF WILL BECOME DIFFUSE THU MORNING. LOW PRES
WILL FORM OVER SE TEXAS THU NIGHT AND TRACK NE ALONG THE COASTAL
PLAIN THROUGH SAT NIGHT...DRAGGING A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE
WESTERN GULF FRI NIGHT...FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO EASTERN
BAY OF CAMPECHE SAT NIGHT...AND WEAKEN AS IT REACHES FROM CEDAR
KEY TO 24N88W SUN.

$$

GMZ011-181500-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-181500-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ015-181500-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-181500-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.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...NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ019-181500-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ021-181500-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ023-181500-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ025-181500-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
930 PM EST WED DEC 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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FORECASTER MUNDELL


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