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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

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.

GMZ001-072115-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS...DEVELOPING LOW PRES OVER OFF THE EAST COAST OF FLORIDA
WILL ENHANCE NORTHERLY WINDS ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF INTO THIS
AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN GULF MON AND
MON NIGHT FOLLOWED BY STRONG NW WINDS...REACHING GALE FORCE OVER
THE NE GULF LATE MON. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY MID WEEK AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

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GMZ011-072115-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ013-072115-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 90W...AND NW 15 TO
20 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ015-072115-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...GALE WARNING MON NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N OF 27N NW WINDS 30 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. S OF
27N W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ017-072115-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN N TO NE SWELL...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ019-072115-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ021-072115-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ023-072115-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ025-072115-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
410 AM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN N SWELL.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER CHRISTENSEN



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