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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

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.

ANZ835-260915-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
417 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AND INCREASING
TO 25 TO 35 KT...EXCEPT FAR SW PORTION SHIFTING TO W TO NW 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 9 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT EARLY...THEN
DIMINISHING TO W TO NW 20 TO 30 KT LATE. SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 16
FT...HIGHEST NE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT...THEN BECOMING
W LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT LATE.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8
FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO
8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS
4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 KT
LATE. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW LATE.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5
FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ013-260845-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...W OF 90W...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20
TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT W OF 90W...AND 8 TO 12 FT
ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...W OF 90W...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ015-260845-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S OF 27N...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
LATE. ELSEWHERE...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30
KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT S OF 27N...AND 6 TO 9 FT ELSEWHERE.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT S OF 27N...AND 3
TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ021-260845-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...STRAITS OF FLORIDA...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS
2 FT OR LESS. ELSEWHERE...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO
NW 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT LATE.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...
AND 9 TO 13 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ023-260845-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN NE SWELL.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE LATE. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ025-260845-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15
KT...BECOMING N 25 TO 35 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
6 TO 9 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8
FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 14 FT LATE.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE... AND 8 TO 13 FT
ELSEWHERE.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER AL

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 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.

GMZ019-260845-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 30 TO 35 KT...SHIFTING TO N 20 TO
30 KT LATE. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 13 FT LATE.
SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

CARIBBEAN SEA
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO
22N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...THE SW N ATLANTIC S OF 31N W OF 65W
INCLUDING BAHAMAS...AND THE CARIBBEAN SEA.

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.

AMZ111-260845-
ATLANTIC FROM 27N TO 31N W OF 77W-
335 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...N OF 29N E OF 79W S TO SW WINDS 25 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE SW
WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 7 TO 10
FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ352-354-260430-
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0019.141126T0600Z-141126T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0020.141126T0900Z-141126T1500Z/
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT
20 NM...INCLUDING GRAYS REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY.
THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 6 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MARINERS SHOULD ALTER
PLANS TO AVOID THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. REMAIN IN PORT OR SEEK
SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

AMZ374-260430-
/O.UPG.KCHS.GL.A.0019.141126T0600Z-141126T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.GL.W.0020.141126T0900Z-141126T1500Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
321 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A GALE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 10 AM EST WEDNESDAY.
THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. MARINERS SHOULD ALTER
PLANS TO AVOID THESE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS. REMAIN IN PORT OR SEEK
SAFE HARBOR.

&&

$$

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