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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO...CORRECTEDD
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

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.

GMZ001-022145-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WEAKENING FRONTAL TROUGH OVER THE SE AND S CENTRAL
GULF WATERS WILL DRIFT SE AND GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH SUN. A
SECOND FRONTAL TROUGH HAS MOVED OFFSHORE THE TEXAS AND SW
LOUISIANA COASTS AND WILL MEANDER THROUGH SUN BEFORE DISSIPATING.
AN E TO W RIDGE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF EARLY NEXT
WEEK.

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GMZ011-022145-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW LATE.
SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ013-022145-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-022145-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS IN
LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-022145-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ019-022145-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ021-022145-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NE TO E
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. SEAS
1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ023-022145-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ025-022145-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
542 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER STRIPLING


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