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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

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.

GMZ001-292115-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AND MOVE NW DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF DURING LATE MORNING
HOURS. A RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM W CUBA NW TO THE NE TEXAS THROUGH
THU THEN SHIFT S ON FRI AS A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE N
CENTRAL GULF WATERS.

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GMZ011-292115-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ013-292115-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT
EVENING.

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GMZ015-292115-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ017-292115-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.

$$

GMZ019-292115-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 24N...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...
SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S OF 24N...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN
5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ021-292115-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-292115-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S OF 21N W OF 95W...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
BECOMING NE LESS THAN 5 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.

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GMZ025-292115-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
501 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT LATE.

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FORECASTER DGS


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