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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 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.

GMZ001-300215-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS...AN E TO W RIDGE WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. LOCALLY DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE NW
WATERS INTO EARLY SAT. FRESH TO LOCALLY STRONG SE WINDS WILL
CONTINUE ACROSS THE W GULF THROUGH SAT MORNING. A WEAK FRONT WILL
STALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS ON MON. STRONG WINDS WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE NW COAST OF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA DURING THE
EVENING HOURS THROUGH SUN EVENING.

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GMZ011-300215-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. AREAS OF
FOG. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-300215-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT W OF 90W...AND SE 10 TO 15 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE TO S SWELL. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT W OF 90W...AND SE 15 TO 20 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE TO S SWELL. AREAS OF FOG. VSBY
1 NM OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ015-300215-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-300215-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 96W...AND SE 20 TO 25 KT
ELSEWHERE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ019-300215-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ021-300215-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-300215-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ025-300215-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1003 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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FORECASTER NELSON



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