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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO

UPDATED TO ADD PROBABILITIES

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.

GMZ001-291100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...NEWLY FORMED TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE OVER THE
STRAITS OF FLORIDA NEAR 24N82W WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHEAST GULF
ON MON...THEN HEAD SLOWLY TOWARD THE NORTHEASTERN GULF ON TUE
AND WED AS A TROPICAL STORM. TROPICAL THIS SYSTEM IS THEN
FORECAST TO CROSS NORTHERN FLORIDA AND EMERGE INTO THE ATLANTIC
ON FRIDAY NIGHT.

$$

GMZ011-291100-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ013-291100-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. W OF 90W...SEAS 4 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 5 FT...BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NE TO E WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT W OF 90W...AND 9 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. W OF 90W... NE
TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E
WINDS 35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.THU...W OF 90W...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...NW TO N WINDS
25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS
4 FT W OF 90W...AND 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU NIGHT...W OF 90W...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT. ELSEWHERE...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

GMZ015-291100-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 27N... NE TO E
WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS
15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. E TO SE WINDS
25 TO 30 KT S OF 27N...AND E 15 TO 20 KT ELSEWHERE. S OF 27N...
SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 6 FT...BUILDING TO 9 FT
LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 27N... SE WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 12 FT. ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO
20 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 27N... SE
TO S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 35 TO 40 KT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.THU...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.THU NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.FRI...SW TO W WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 FT.

$$

GMZ017-291100-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW TO W WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ019-291100-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 24N... N
TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT...INCREASING TO 30 TO 35 KT LATE...SEAS 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 9 FT LATE.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. S OF 24N... NW TO N
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ELSEWHERE...N TO NE WINDS
30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S OF 24N... NW
WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ELSEWHERE...N TO NE WINDS
35 TO 40 KT. SEAS 9 FT.
.WED...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.WED NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE.
.THU...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

GMZ021-291100-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...TROPICAL STORM WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. STRAITS OF FLORIDA... SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT LATE.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
SEAS 5 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND 9 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS EXPECTED. STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TUE...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. STRAITS OF FLORIDA...
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. ELSEWHERE...S TO SW WINDS
30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS POSSIBLE. S TO SW WINDS
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA... AND 7 TO 10 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...
AND 8 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 7 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 FT STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 6 TO 7 FT ELSEWHERE.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.

$$

GMZ023-291100-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ025-291100-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
654 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

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FORECASTER MCELROY



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