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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 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.

GMZ001-240300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM A 1008 MB
LOW PRES NEAR 28N84W TO 26N91W. A COLD FRONT FROM THE FLORIDA BIG
BEND TO 28N92W WILL MERGE WITH THE REMNANTS OF THE STATIONARY
FRONT THIS AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE SOUTH REACHING THE CENTRAL GULF
ON WED AS HIGH PRES BUILDS ACROSS THE N WATERS. THE NORTHERN
PORTION OF A TROPICAL WAVE CURRENTLY OVER THE NW CARIBBEAN SEA
ALONG 84W WILL MOVE ACROSS THE YUCATAN CHANNEL AND NORTHERN
YUCATAN PENINSULA THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WED...AND ACROSS THE SW
GULF WED NIGHT INTO THU.

$$

GMZ011-240300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-240300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ015-240300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...N OF 27N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. S OF 27N...SE TO S
WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N OF 27N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. S OF 27N...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO
3 FT.
.WED...N OF 27N...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. S
OF 27N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E 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 TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT LATE.

$$

GMZ017-240300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

$$

GMZ019-240300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT N OF 24N N OF 24N...AND E LESS THAN
5 KT S OF 24N. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ021-240300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

$$

GMZ023-240300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

$$

GMZ025-240300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1056 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

$$

FORECASTER GR


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