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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 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.

GMZ001-310915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL BE REPLACED BY
SLIGHTER STRONGER ATLC HIGH THAT WILL BUILD WESTWARD ACROSS THE
FAR NORTHERN GULF SUN THROUGH THU. A TROPICAL WAVE CURRENTLY
APPROACHING THE YUCATAN PENINSULA WILL MOVE INTO THE EASTERN BAY
OF CAMPECHE ON SUN...AND CONTINUE ACROSS THE BAY OF CAMPECHE AND
SW GULF THROUGH WED WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF LOW PRES FORMING
ALONG THE WAVE. THE LOW IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INLAND THE MEXICAN
COAST WED NIGHT OR THU. ABUNDANT MOISTURE WILL ACCOMPANY THE WAVE
AND FUTURE LOW.

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GMZ011-310915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ013-310915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS BETWEEN 90W AND 94W.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS BETWEEN 90W AND 94W.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS
BETWEEN 90W AND 94W.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ015-310915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10
KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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GMZ017-310915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON.  SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 20 TO 25 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ019-310915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS NW PART.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS NW PART.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25
KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ021-310915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.

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GMZ023-310915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SUN...S OF 21N W OF 95W...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N LESS
THAN 5 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN NE SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ025-310915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
510 PM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...SEAS 2 TO 3 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 4 TO
6 FT ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND TSTMS
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO
25 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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FORECASTER AGUIRRE



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