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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 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.

GMZ001-040300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM ALABAMA TO VERACRUZ MEXICO WILL
EXTEND FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO THE BAY OF CAMPECHE WED...THEN
MOVE SE OF THE AREA EARLY THU. HIGH PRESSURE AND A REINFORCING
SURGE OF COOL AIR WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION THU THROUGH SAT.

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GMZ011-040300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-040300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT W OF 90W...AND S TO SW 10 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ015-040300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-040300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

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GMZ019-040300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ021-040300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ023-040300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ025-040300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1015 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 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 3 TO 4 FT.

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FORECASTER MUNDELL


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