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FZNT24 KNHC 200205
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 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.

GMZ001-201415-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front across the northern Gulf will reach from
central Florida to northeast Mexico Fri morning, then stall from
southern Florida to central Mexico by Fri afternoon. This front
will lift northward as a warm front on Sat ahead of a second cold
front reaching the Texas coast Sat night. This front will reach
from southern Mississippi to the Bay of Campeche Sun, and from
central Florida to the Yucatan Peninsula Mon. The front will move
south of the area Tue night.

$$

GMZ011-201415-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ013-201415-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ015-201415-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming NW to N 15 to 20 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NE to E 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and E 20 to 25 kt
elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ017-201415-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ019-201415-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ021-201415-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ023-201415-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ025-201415-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1005 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TUE...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

Forecaster Mundell



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