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FZNT24 KNHC 292133
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 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.

GMZ001-300945-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE CENTERED NEAR 24.0N 84.8W
1007 MB AT 5 PM EDT IS MOVING WNW AT 4 KT WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 30 KT GUSTS TO 40 KT. THE DEPRESSION WILL INTENSIFY TO A
TROPICAL STORM NEAR 24.6N 86.6W ON TUE WITH MAXIMUM SUSTAINED
WINDS 40 KT GUSTS TO 50 KT...REACH NEAR 26.8N 86.2W WED
THEN BEGIN TO TURN N AND NE AND INTENSIFY TO 55 KT GUSTS 65 KT AS
IT REACHES NEAR 29.3N 83.5W ON THU AND MOVE ACROSS NORTHERN
FLORIDA THU NIGHT. A WEAK PRES PATTERN WILL SETTLE IN OVER THE
AREA IN THE WAKE OF THE TROPICAL STORM.

$$

GMZ011-300945-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-300945-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W OF 90W... NE
TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...
INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT LATE. SEAS 8 FT.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. W OF 90W... NE WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 35 TO 45 KT.
SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.WED NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ015-300945-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE WINDS 30 TO 35 KT
S OF 27N...AND E 15 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. SE TO S WINDS
35 TO 40 KT S OF 27N...AND E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. S OF
27N...SEAS 9 FT...BUILDING TO 15 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 7 TO 9
FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. S OF 27N... S TO SW
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FT. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 25
TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 45 TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...SEAS 9
FT...BUILDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 27N...SW
WINDS 40 TO 50 KT...DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 30 KT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 45 TO 50 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT S OF 27N...AND 17 TO 18 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-300945-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-300945-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT S OF 24N...AND
7 TO 8 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. S OF 24N... NW
TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. ELSEWHERE...N TO NE
WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 24N...W WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW TO N WINDS 40 TO 45 KT...DIMINISHING
TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT S OF 24N...AND
9 TO 14 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

GMZ021-300945-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO
30 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 30 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS
5 TO 6 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND 9 TO 12 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. STRAITS OF FLORIDA...
S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT. ELSEWHERE...S TO SW WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ELSEWHERE...S
WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S TO SW WINDS 25 TO
30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...
AND 8 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

GMZ023-300945-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-300945-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
533 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...AND W 15 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...E TO SE WINDS 5 KT...
SHIFTING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SW TO W WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER COBB



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