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FZNT24 KNHC 260251
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

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.

GMZ001-261500-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A weak cold front will move into the NW Gulf
tonight, then stall and weaken from the FL panhandle to NE
Mexico through Mon night. High pressure will build across the
region Tue. Another, stronger cold front will move into the NW
Gulf Wed night. Gale conditions are possible over the SW Gulf
Thu afternoon and Thu night behind this front.

$$

GMZ011-261500-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ013-261500-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W of 90W, SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Elsewhere, W winds
5 to 10 kt, shifting to E in the late evening and overnight. Seas
3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to W in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ015-261500-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds less than 5 kt, shifting to NE to E in
the late evening and overnight. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 1 to
3 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft, building to
2 to 4 ft in the late evening and overnight.
.WED...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to
1 to 3 ft in the late morning and afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ017-261500-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft in E swell.
.MON NIGHT...SE 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 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...W winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 15 kt
late. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ019-261500-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 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 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ021-261500-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 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 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NW to N late.
Seas 2 to 4 ft in SE swell, subsiding to 1 to 3 ft in
the late evening and overnight.
.FRI...N winds 5 kt, shifting to N to NE 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 3 ft, building to 2 to 4 ft in the
afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ023-261500-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THU AND THU NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 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 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 25 to 35 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW to N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 10 ft in NE
swell.
.FRI...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ025-261500-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
951 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to 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 winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

Forecaster Latto



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