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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

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.

GMZ001-022045-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT FROM NEAR TAMPA BAY TO NEAR
PENSACOLA BAY WILL DISSIPATE BY TONIGHT AS IT LIFTS NE AS A WARM
FRONT THROUGH THE NE GULF. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE
TEXAS COAST FRI MORNING AND REACH FROM NEAR TAMPA BAY TO THE UPPER
MEXICAN COAST SAT MORNING AND FROM THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA TO THE
UPPER MEXICAN COAST SUN MORNING. THE FRONT WILL GRADUALLY
DISSIPATE MON THROUGH MON NIGHT AS THE WESTERN PORTION LIFTS NE AS
A WARM FRONT.

$$

GMZ011-022045-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-022045-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W
LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ015-022045-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ017-022045-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-022045-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE 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...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ021-022045-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ023-022045-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE 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.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 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.

$$

GMZ025-022045-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
439 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER SCHAUER


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