Offshore Forecast
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FZNT24 KNHC 301448
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 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.

GMZ001-310300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY FROM TAMPA BAY TO SABINE PASS
WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH FRI THEN DISSIPATE. A WEAK
TROUGH WILL APPROACH THE NW GULF COAST ON SUN. OTHERWISE...A
RIDGE FROM THE YUCATAN PENINSULA TO THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND WILL
PERSIST THROUGH THU NIGHT THEN LIFT TO NEAR 27N BY LATE FRI
THROUGH SUN NIGHT...WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING INTERMITTENTLY
ALONG THE RIDGE AXIS.

$$

GMZ011-310300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ013-310300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ015-310300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ017-310300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 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 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...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...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ019-310300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO
N LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 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 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ021-310300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E 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 TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ023-310300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ025-310300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1048 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

FORECASTER SCHAUER


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.