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FZNT24 KNHC 070131
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

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.

GMZ001-071345-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAKENING STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM NAPLES
FLORIDA TO MEXICO NEAR 18N93W. GALE CONDITIONS ALONG THE SOUTHERN
COAST OF VERACRUZ SHOULD DIMINISH BY MORNING...WITH THE FRESH TO
NEAR GALE FORCE N WINDS ELSEWHERE N OF THE FRONT TO 26N W OF 87W
EXPECTED TO DIMINISH THROUGH SAT NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL BECOME
DIFFUSE OVERNIGHT...BUT A TROUGH WILL LINGER OVER THE SW GULF
BEFORE DISSIPATING SUN. A NEW FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N GULF
SUN...EXTEND NEAR CEDAR KEY FLORIDA TO CORPUS CHRISTI TEXAS
MON...ALIGN FROM MOBILE BAY TO TAMPICO MEXICO TUE AND FROM THE
FLORIDA PANHANDLE THROUGH 28N91W TO 18N93W WED.

$$

GMZ011-071345-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ013-071345-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ015-071345-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ017-071345-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ019-071345-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT S OF 24N...
AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ021-071345-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ023-071345-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 15 FT IN NW SWELL.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...S OF 21N W OF 95W...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN N SWELL. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

GMZ025-071345-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
831 PM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO NE 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...AND 8 TO 11 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...
BECOMING NE LESS THAN 5 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT
THE . ELSEWHERE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER SCHAUER


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