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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 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.

GMZ001-240915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A TROPICAL WAVE WILL MOVE W-NW ACROSS THE BAY OF
CAMPECHE TONIGHT THROUGH THU. A FRONTAL TROUGH OVER THE FAR
NORTHERN WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TONIGHT. A RIDGE EXTENDING FROM THE
FLORIDA BIG BEND TO THE S TEXAS WILL SHIFT TO A POSITION FROM
TAMPA BAY FLORIDA TO THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND TONIGHT...THEN MEANDER
THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRESSURE
INTERMITTENTLY APPEARING OVER THE NE GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE.

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GMZ011-240915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. WIND AND SEAS HIGHER NEAR SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SE TO S
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW 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 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.

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GMZ013-240915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-240915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

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GMZ017-240915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E 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 TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ019-240915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...SE TO S 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. SEAS 2 TO 3 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. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ021-240915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.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...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. 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 TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-240915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

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GMZ025-240915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
513 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.TONIGHT...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. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.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 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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