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FZNT24 KNHC 312046
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 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.

GMZ001-010900-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A FRONTAL TROUGH FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE CENTRAL GULF
WATERS WILL DISSIPATE AS IT DRIFTS SE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A
SECOND FRONTAL TROUGH WILL MOVE OFFSHORE THE TEXAS COAST FRI
NIGHT AND MEANDER OVER THE NW GULF THROUGH SUN THEN MOVE INLAND ON
SUN NIGHT. AN E TO W RIDGE WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

GMZ011-010900-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2
TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ013-010900-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...W OF 90W SE TO S WINDS 5 KT. E OF 90W NE TO E WINDS 5
KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ015-010900-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ017-010900-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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

$$

GMZ019-010900-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ021-010900-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ023-010900-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...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 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NE TO 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. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ025-010900-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
446 PM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

FORECASTER NELSON


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