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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 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.

GMZ001-222015-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WITH ACTIVE CONVECTION AHEAD OF
THE COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST-SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE FLORIDA
PENINSULA TONIGHT. STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP EAST OF
THE FRONT LATER TODAY, AND FRESH TO STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS BEHIND
THE FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE YUCATAN CHANNEL THIS AFTERNOON. A
SECOND COLD FRONT WILL REACH THE TEXAS COAST FRIDAY AND BECOME
STATIONARY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN GULF ALONG 22-23N BY SAT NIGHT.

$$

GMZ011-222015-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ013-222015-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS W OF 90W...
AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ015-222015-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ017-222015-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ019-222015-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ021-222015-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ023-222015-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ025-222015-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
306 AM EST WED FEB 22 2017

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER MUNDELL


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