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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 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.

GMZ001-191415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES IS IN THE NE GULF APPROACHING THE COAST OF
FLORIDA NEAR 30N84W EXTENDS A COLD FRONT THROUGH 26N85W TO 20N94W.
THE LOW WILL MOVE INLAND LATER TONIGHT WITH THE FRONT EXITING THE
GULF BY SAT AFTERNOON. A RIDGE WILL DOMINATE THE GULF WATERS SUN
THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ011-191415-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT IN SE SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT IN SE SWELL.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ013-191415-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E OF 90W...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
W OF 90W...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N SWELL
E OF 90W...AND 3 TO 5 FT W OF 90W.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ015-191415-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N OF 27N...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. S OF 27N...W TO NW
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT
N OF 27N...AND 4 TO 6 FT S OF 27N. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT N OF 27N...AND 5 TO 7 FT
S OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ017-191415-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 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 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ019-191415-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ021-191415-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E OF FRONT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3
FT. W OF FRONT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT IN STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-191415-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN NE SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-191415-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1008 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER LEWITSKY


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