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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 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.

GMZ001-252000-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...STRONG HIGH PRES NE OF REGION WILL SUPPORT STRONG E
TO SE WINDS ACROSS MOST OF THE GULF THROUGH SAT MORNING. THE HIGH
WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN AND SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE TEXAS COAST TODAY AND STALL.
A THERMAL TROUGH WILL MOVE W ACROSS THE BAY OF CAMPECHE EACH
NIGHT AND DISSIPATE BY LATE MORNING.

$$

GMZ011-252000-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.

$$

GMZ013-252000-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT W OF 90W...AND SE TO S
10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ015-252000-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-252000-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.

$$

GMZ019-252000-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ021-252000-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT 20 TO 25 KT E OF 85W
INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 6 TO 8 FT E
OF 85W. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ023-252000-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ025-252000-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
408 AM EDT SAT MAR 25 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...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 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE



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