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
000
FZNT24 KNHC 242029
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 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.

GMZ001-250830-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A weak cold front will move into the NW Gulf Sun
night, then stall and weaken from the FL panhandle to NE Mexico
through Mon night. High pressure will build across the region
Tue. Another cold front will move into the NW Gulf Wed night with
strong winds N of front. Gale conditions are possible over the SW
Gulf Thu night.

$$

GMZ011-250830-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming S less than 5 kt
early in the morning. Seas 3 to 6 ft in SE swell.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.
.MON NIGHT...E to 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 to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.WED NIGHT...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.THU...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ013-250830-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. 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 6 ft.
.WED...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...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to NW in the afternoon.
Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ015-250830-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. 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 5 to 10 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 1 to 3 ft, building to
2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ017-250830-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft in E swell.
.MON NIGHT...E to 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 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...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...N to NE 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.

$$

GMZ019-250830-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 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...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 4 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ021-250830-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding
to 1 to 3 ft late.
.TUE...E winds 10 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 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NE late. Seas
2 to 4 ft in SE to S swell, subsiding to 1 to 3 ft
early in the morning.

$$

GMZ023-250830-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 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 winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW to N 15 to 20 kt
late. Seas 6 to 10 ft in N to NE swell.

$$

GMZ025-250830-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
329 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 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...NE to 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.

$$

Forecaster Formosa



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