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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

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.

GMZ001-300315-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AND MOVE NW DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF DURING LATE
MORNING HOURS. A RIDGE WILL EXTEND FROM W CUBA NW TO THE NE
TEXAS THROUGH THU THEN SHIFT S ON FRI AS A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES
INTO THE N CENTRAL GULF WATERS.

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GMZ011-300315-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 3
FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW LESS THAN 5 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ013-300315-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ015-300315-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ017-300315-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ019-300315-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...S OF 24N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. ELSEWHERE...S
WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S OF 24N...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING
TO SE LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S OF 24N...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S OF 24N...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO
S TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ021-300315-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W LATE. SEAS 2
FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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GMZ023-300315-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS 3
FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ025-300315-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1109 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT LATE.

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FORECASTER GR


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