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FZNT24 KNHC 271454
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 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.

GMZ001-280300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK LOW PRESSURE HAS FORMED NEAR 27N95W ALONG A
TROUGH FROM THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND TO THE YUCATAN CHANNEL. THE
TROUGH AND LOW WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE THROUGH THU. A TROPICAL
WAVE WILL PASS THROUGH THE YUCATAN CHANNEL SAT AND MOVE THROUGH
THE BAY OF CAMPECHE ON SUN NIGHT AND MON.

$$

GMZ011-280300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ013-280300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ015-280300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ017-280300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE LATE. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-280300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W OF 90W VARIABLE WINDS 50 TO 10 KT. E OF 90W SE TO S
WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3
TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ021-280300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ023-280300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE. SEAS 2
FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-280300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1054 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E. SEAS 1 TO
2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2
TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.

$$

FORECASTER NELSON


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