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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 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.

GMZ001-181445-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE SLOWLY ACROSS THE
CENTRAL AND E GULF THROUGH THU. THE FRONT WILL STALL IN THE SE
GULF BY FRI MORNING AND WILL DEGENERATE INTO A REMNANT TROUGH
WHICH WILL LINGER MAINLY ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF FRI INTO SAT.
EXPECT MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH E WINDS N OF THE TROUGH AXIS
AND MAINLY ACROSS THE N WATERS ON SAT.

$$

GMZ011-181445-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-181445-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E OF 90W...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. W OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO
10 KT...SHIFTING TO SW LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-181445-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...N OF 27N...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT LATE. S OF 27N...SE TO S WINDS
LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ017-181445-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

GMZ019-181445-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

$$

GMZ021-181445-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.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...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-181445-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 21N W OF 95W...AND SE 10 TO
15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ025-181445-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1040 PM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN


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