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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 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.

GMZ001-280230-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE GULF WATERS THROUGH WED. A
THERMAL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH
EVENING BEFORE PUSHING OFFSHORE INTO THE SW GULF EACH NIGHT. A
COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE NW GULF BY WED NIGHT...REACHING FROM
S FLORIDA TO THE E BAY OF CAMPECHE BY THU NIGHT. STRONG NORTHERLY
WINDS WILL FOLLOW THIS FRONT WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR A GALE TO
DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTHWEST GULF ON THU.

$$

GMZ011-280230-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

GMZ013-280230-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

GMZ015-280230-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

GMZ017-280230-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

$$

GMZ019-280230-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.

$$

GMZ021-280230-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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GMZ023-280230-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ025-280230-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
925 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

FORECASTER LATTO



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