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FZNT24 KNHC 220733
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

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.

GMZ001-221945-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A dissipating stationary front extends from Fort
Myers west to near 27N90W. Fresh to locally strong easterly flow
continues north of the front over the NE Gulf. The remnants of
the stationary front will lift back to the north as a warm front
early this morning as a cold front reaches the Texas coast. The
cold front will be preceded by scattered showers and thunderstorms.
It will reach from the Mississippi Delta to the Bay of Campeche
tonight, from the Florida Big Bend to the Yucatan Peninsula on Mon
night, then slow somewhat on Tue passing across the Straits of
Florida Tue night.

$$

GMZ011-221945-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NW to N in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Winds and seas higher in and near
scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E to SE late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in NW swell.

$$

GMZ013-221945-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Winds and
seas higher in and near scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ015-221945-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, except 15 to 20 kt far NE part
diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ017-221945-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 10 to 15 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ019-221945-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ021-221945-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Isolated
showers.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers.
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Isolated showers.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated
showers.
.TUE...E to SE winds less than 5 kt, shifting to SW in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU...NW to N winds 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ023-221945-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ025-221945-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
333 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to N to NE late in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

Forecaster Aguirre



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