Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT24 KNHC 111506
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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.

GMZ001-120315-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES CONTINUES TO BUILD OVER THE AREA. A COLD
FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE THE NORTHERN WATERS THIS WEEKEND
FOLLOWED BY STRONG HIGH PRESSURE. A SECOND COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE NW GULF ON MON.

$$

GMZ011-120315-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT EARLY IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ013-120315-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT EARLY IN THE MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W OF 90W...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
TO E LATE. ELSEWHERE...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ015-120315-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT UNTIL EARLY MORNING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 5 TO
10 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN... SHIFTING TO NW TO N 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ017-120315-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-120315-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT S OF
24N...AND 2 FT OR LESS ELSEWHERE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ021-120315-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

GMZ023-120315-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ025-120315-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1006 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

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

$$

FORECASTER AL



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.