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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 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.

GMZ001-300300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL MEANDER FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE CENTRAL TEXAS
COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING
INTERMITTENTLY OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE AXIS.
A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVING INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO WILL STRETCH
FROM CEDAR KEY FLORIDA TO SABINE PASS WED BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER
THE NE GULF THU.

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GMZ011-300300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

GMZ013-300300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING W LATE.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ015-300300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-300300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

$$

GMZ019-300300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ021-300300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2
FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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GMZ023-300300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ025-300300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1054 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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FORECASTER SCHAUER



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