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FZNT24 KNHC 231505
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 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.

GMZ001-240315-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS...Surface high pressure centered in the Atlantic ridging
into the northeastern Gulf will shift eastward through early Thu.
A broad surface low just north of Belize is expected to further
develop off the northern coast of the Yucatan Peninsula Fri
morning. The tropical low will move slowly northward in the
eastern Gulf this weekend with up to near gale force winds and
associated seas east of the low.

$$

GMZ011-240315-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ013-240315-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW to W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ015-240315-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ017-240315-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ019-240315-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to S to SW late. Seas
2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ021-240315-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ023-240315-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E late. Seas
3 ft or less.
.SUN...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ025-240315-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1105 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.TODAY...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E late.
Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

Forecaster Ramos


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