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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

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.

GMZ001-100845-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT JUST RECENTLY EXITED THE GULF...AND IS
ACROSS THE YUCATAN CHANNEL. THE FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE AWAY
FROM THE AREA THROUGH WED MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE IS BUILDING OVER
THE GULF IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP
CROSS THE THE NORTHERN WATERS FRI INTO EARLY ON SAT FOLLOWED WITH
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BEHIND IT.

$$

GMZ011-100845-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ013-100845-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW
SWELL.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ015-100845-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...GALE WARNING N OF 28N...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH FREQUENT GUSTS TO GALE
FORCE N OF 28N. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ017-100845-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ019-100845-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

GMZ021-100845-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT LATE.

$$

GMZ023-100845-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ025-100845-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
333 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE


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