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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 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.

GMZ001-302100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROPICAL WAVE ALONG 88W S OF 23N WILL MOVE W OF THE
AREA WED. A FRONTAL BOUNDARY EXTENDING FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND
THROUGH 1009 MB LOW PRES NEAR 29N86W THROUGH 27N87W TO 27N95W WILL
SHIFT E...LYING ALONG 27N E OF 87W BY WED BEFORE PASSING E OF THE
AREA THU. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE GULF WED AND THU. A
NEW COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE TEXAS COAST FRI AND EXTEND FROM
THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO S TEXAS FRI NIGHT AND FROM SW FLORIDA TO
NE MEXICO SAT NIGHT.

$$

GMZ011-302100-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ013-302100-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E OF 90W...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. W OF 90W...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E OF 90W...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. W OF 90W...SE TO S
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ015-302100-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ017-302100-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

$$

GMZ019-302100-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

$$

GMZ021-302100-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

$$

GMZ023-302100-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT LATE.
.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 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-302100-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
448 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

$$

FORECASTER SCHAUER



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