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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 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.

GMZ001-080915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW WILL DIMINISH AS HIGH
PRES OVER LOUISIANA SHIFTS TO THE E. A COLD FRONT WILL DROP S
ACROSS THE BASIN MON AND MON NIGHT WITH STRONG NW WINDS IN ITS
WAKE...REACHING GALE FORCE OVER THE N CENTRAL AND NE GULF MON
NIGHT AND TUE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY MID WEEK AS HIGH PRES
BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

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GMZ011-080915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 FT LATE.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ013-080915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 90W...AND NW 15 TO
20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT W OF 90W...AND W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT W OF 90W...
AND 9 TO 14 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
7 TO 10 FT W OF 90W...AND 9 TO 14 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ015-080915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. S OF 27N...SEAS 9 TO
14 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 8 TO 13 FT... BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT
LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S OF 27N...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO
35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 14 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-080915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ019-080915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT S OF
24N...AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT S OF 24N...AND
8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ021-080915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ023-080915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ025-080915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
413 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER GR


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