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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 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.

GMZ001-232015-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT ALONG 30N E OF 90W WILL MOVE
SLIGHTLY S THIS MORNING...THEN DISSIPATE IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. OTHERWISE HIGH PRES WILL PREVAIL OVER THE AREA THROUGH
WED. HIGH PRES WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT EASTWARD THROUGH THE REMAINDER
OF THE WEEK INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND WITH SE RETURN FLOW DOMINATING
THE BASIN THU THROUGH SUN NIGHT...BECOMING A MODERATE TO FRESH
BREEZE IN THE WESTERN GULF OVER THE WEEKEND.

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GMZ011-232015-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 FT.

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GMZ013-232015-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...E OF 90W...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO
S LATE. W OF 90W...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. WINDS 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. W OF 90W...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ015-232015-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ017-232015-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ019-232015-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...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...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 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. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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GMZ021-232015-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 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 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ023-232015-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ025-232015-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
405 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE


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