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FZNT24 KNHC 260201
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 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.

GMZ001-261415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT FROM JACKSONVILLE FLORIDA TO THE CENTRAL
GULF WILL STALL OUT FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO THE CENTRAL GULF SUN
AFTERNOON. THEN THE FRONT WILL LIFT N AS A WARM FRONT THROUGH MON
AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING ACROSS TEXAS AND LOUISIANA
TUE AND WED. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL THEN ENTER NW GULF WATERS
WED NIGHT WITH GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE SW GULF ON THU.

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GMZ011-261415-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...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 TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 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...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 10 FT IN E TO SE
SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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GMZ013-261415-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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GMZ015-261415-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ017-261415-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN N
SWELL.

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GMZ019-261415-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE 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.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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GMZ021-261415-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FT IN E SWELL.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ023-261415-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.OVERNIGHT...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 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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT S OF 20N W OF 95W...20 TO
30 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL.

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GMZ025-261415-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
901 PM EST SAT FEB 25 2017

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...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...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER RAMOS



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