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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

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.

GMZ001-202030-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A BROAD SURFACE TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE NW GULF
LATER TODAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ACCOMPANY
THE TROUGH ACROSS THE NW AND N CENTRAL GULF THROUGH TUE. THE
TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL GULF THROUGH TUE NIGHT WITH A
WEAK LOW PRES FORMING ALONG THE TROUGH. NEAR GALE CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT OFF THE COAST OF VERACRUZ.

$$

GMZ011-202030-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ013-202030-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO 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...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ015-202030-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-202030-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ019-202030-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT S OF 24N...AND SE 15 TO
20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO W 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ021-202030-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

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

$$

GMZ023-202030-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT S OF 21N W OF 95W...AND NW TO N
20 TO 25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ025-202030-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
327 AM EST MON FEB 20 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

FORECASTER MUNDELL



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