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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 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.

GMZ001-290215-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE WILL MEANDER FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE NE TEXAS
COAST THROUGH THE PERIOD WITH HIGH PRES CENTERS FORMING INTERMITTENTLY
OVER THE CENTRAL GULF WATERS ALONG THE RIDGE AXIS. A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO TONIGHT...NEARLY
STALL ON TUE WITH REMNANTS OF THE FRONT DISSIPATING OVER THE NE
GULF ON WED.

$$

GMZ011-290215-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 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 4 FT.
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ013-290215-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

$$

GMZ015-290215-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT N OF 27N...AND SW TO W 5 TO 10 KT S
OF 27N. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW TO N 10 KT BEHIND FRONT.SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...NW TO N WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

$$

GMZ017-290215-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-290215-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ021-290215-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

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

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GMZ023-290215-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE LATE. SEAS
2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. 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. 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...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

GMZ025-290215-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1006 AM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

.TODAY...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ISOLATED
TSTMS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 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 TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER NELSON



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