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FZNT24 KNHC 252031
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 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.

GMZ001-260845-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front over the SE Gulf will become diffuse
by Thu. Another cold front will move into the NW Gulf tonight.
This front will shift across the Gulf, moving SE of the area Sat.
High pres will build in the wake of the front.

$$

GMZ011-260845-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to S to SW 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...N 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...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ013-260845-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to W late. Seas
3 ft or less.
.THU...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NW 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 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...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to
2 to 4 ft late.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ015-260845-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ017-260845-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.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...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 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.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 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ019-260845-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

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

$$

GMZ021-260845-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE to S winds less than 5 kt, shifting to NW in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE 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...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ023-260845-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ025-260845-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
431 PM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

Forecaster AL



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