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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 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.

GMZ001-170200-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...TROUGHING IN THE FAR NW AND W CENTRAL GULF WILL MOVE
INLAND OVER SE TEXAS AND NE MEXICO TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND E GULF TUE THROUGH THU...
DISSIPATING BY FRI. RETURN FLOW WILL DOMINATE ACROSS THE BASIN
FRI NIGHT THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

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GMZ011-170200-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ013-170200-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.  SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ015-170200-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...N OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. S OF 27N...S WINDS LESS
THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO
E LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 0 TO
1 FT LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT LATE.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ017-170200-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ019-170200-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS W OF 91W.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS W OF
91W.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS W
OF 91W.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ021-170200-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.  SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 0 TO
1 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 0 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FT LATE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ023-170200-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...S OF 21N W OF 95W...NW WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE.
ELSEWHERE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. WINDS AND SEAS
HIGHER IN AND NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ025-170200-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
957 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS W OF 93W.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS W OF 93W.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE


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