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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 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.

GMZ001-021415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROUGH OVER THE SE AND S CENTRAL GULF WATERS WILL
GRADUALLY DISSIPATE ON SAT. A SECOND FRONTAL TROUGH WILL MOVE
OFFSHORE THE TEXAS COAST LATE FRI NIGHT AND MEANDER OVER THE NW
GULF THROUGH SUN BEFORE DISSIPATING. AN E TO W RIDGE WILL DEVELOP
ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ011-021415-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-021415-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...W OF 91W SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. E OF 91W NE TO E WINDS 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ015-021415-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW TO W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO N
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-021415-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ019-021415-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ021-021415-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE LATE.
SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ023-021415-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-021415-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1011 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

FORECASTER NELSON



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