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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 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.

GMZ001-231430-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE MOVING ASHORE NEAR 19.1N
92.1W 1004 MB AT 8 PM EDT...MOVING E-SE AT 6 KT. MAXIMUM
SUSTAINED WINDS 25 KT GUSTS 35 KT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE WILL
CONTINUE SLOWLY E-SE TONIGHT ACROSS THE YUCATAN PENINSULA...AND
EMERGE SAT LATE ACROSS THE NW CARIBBEAN. A STATIONARY FRONT FROM
EXTREME S FLORIDA TO 22N93W WILL MEANDER OVERNIGHT AND BE
OVERTAKEN BY A REINFORCING FRONT THU...REACHING FROM 25N81W TO
23N90W THU EVENING...THEN STALL FROM 25N81W TO 22N86W FRI...
BEFORE PUSHING SE OF THE BASIN AS A COLD FRONT FRI NIGHT THROUGH
SAT.

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GMZ011-231430-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-231430-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT LATE.

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GMZ015-231430-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
LATE.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ017-231430-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-231430-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ021-231430-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND E 20 TO
25 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ELSEWHERE...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING
N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS 20 TO
25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND 5 TO 7 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ023-231430-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-231430-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1030 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

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