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FZNT24 KNHC 222101
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 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.

GMZ001-230915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE...WITH A WEAK HIGH PRES CENTER OVER THE
NORTH CENTRAL WATERS...WILL DOMINATE THE GULF REGION DURING THE
FORECAST PERIOD.

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GMZ011-230915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE LATE. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E LATE. SEAS 1
TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ013-230915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ015-230915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ017-230915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

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GMZ019-230915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

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GMZ021-230915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

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GMZ023-230915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 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...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ025-230915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
501 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

$$

FORECASTER GR



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