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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 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.

GMZ001-230830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE W THROUGH THE BAY OF
CAMPECHE TONIGHT. A SECOND TROPICAL WAVE WILL PASS W THROUGH THE
BAY OF CAMPECHE ON WED AND MOVE W OF THE AREA BY THU NIGHT. A
RIDGE FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND TO THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND WILL
SHIFT S AND BECOME STATIONARY FROM TAMPA BAY TO THE TEXAS COASTAL
BEND FROM THU TO SAT...WITH HIGH PRESSURE DEVELOPING
INTERMITTENTLY OVER THE EASTERN GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE.

$$

GMZ011-230830-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ013-230830-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ015-230830-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ017-230830-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ019-230830-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 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...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ021-230830-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT.
ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-230830-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ025-230830-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
417 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO 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 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER HUFFMAN


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