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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 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.

GMZ001-220915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE CAROLINAS TONIGHT THEN
SHIFT TO THE NW ATLC SAT AND SUN...ALLOWING SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW
TO INCREASE OVER THE NORTHERN GULF TONIGHT AND SAT AHEAD OF A NEW
COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE OFF THE COAST OF TEXAS EARLY MON. FRONT
TO REACH FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO TAMPICO MEXICO MON NIGHT
AND FROM FORT MYERS FLORIDA TO THE YUCATAN PENINSULA TUE NIGHT
BEFORE PASSING SE OF THE AREA WED.

$$

GMZ011-220915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.SUN...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.


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GMZ013-220915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN SE SWELL.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT IN SE SWELL. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN...SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NW LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ015-220915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ017-220915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ019-220915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT S OF 24N...AND
6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

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GMZ021-220915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT STRAITS OF
FLORIDA...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 25 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT LATE.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

$$

GMZ023-220915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN N SWELL.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

GMZ025-220915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
413 PM EST FRI NOV 21 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.SAT NIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...N TO NE WINDS
5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...SEAS 3 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN N SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

$$

FORECASTER SCHAUER


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