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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 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.

GMZ001-060245-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM A 1006 MB LOW PRES NEAR
28N95W TO NEAR 20N96W WILL MOVE EASTWARD ACROSS THE GULF WATERS
THROUGH TUE...WITH FRESH TO STRONG WINDS BEHIND THE FRONT TODAY.
A STRONGER COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER THE NW GULF ON WED
NIGHT FOLLOWED BY STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS THROUGH FRI NIGHT.

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GMZ011-060245-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN NE SWELL.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE TO E SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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GMZ013-060245-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT LATE.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NE SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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GMZ015-060245-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SW TO W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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GMZ017-060245-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT AND FRI...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT IN NE SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NE TO E
SWELL.

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GMZ019-060245-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT IN N TO NE SWELL LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN NE SWELL.

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GMZ021-060245-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT LATE.
.THU...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL.

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GMZ023-060245-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE THU NIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... BUILDING TO
7 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL LATE.
.FRI...N WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 10 TO 16 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT IN N TO
NE SWELL.

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GMZ025-060245-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
942 AM EST MON DEC 5 2016

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.TUE...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...NE TO E WINDS LESS
THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...NE WINDS
10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT LATE.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN N SWELL.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN N TO NE
SWELL.

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FORECASTER LATTO


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