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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 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.

GMZ001-291430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL MEANDER FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE NE TEXAS
COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING
INTERMITTENTLY OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE
AXIS. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF
MEXICO TONIGHT...NEARLY STALL ON TUE WITH REMNANTS OF THE FRONT
DISSIPATING OVER THE NE GULF ON WED.

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GMZ011-291430-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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GMZ013-291430-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE. SEAS
1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-291430-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.

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GMZ017-291430-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ019-291430-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ021-291430-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-291430-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.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 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ025-291430-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1018 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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