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FZNT24 KNHC 230215
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1015 PM EDT Tue May 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.

GMZ001-231415-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS...An Atlantic ridge extending into the northern Gulf
will shift eastward through Fri. An area of low pressure is
expected to develop off the northern coast of Yucatan on Fri.
The tropical low will move slowly northward in the eastern Gulf
this weekend, with highest winds and seas east of the low.

$$

GMZ011-231415-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 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...NW winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ013-231415-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Scattered showers.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt, becoming W 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ015-231415-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft,
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft late.

$$

GMZ017-231415-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 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 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...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 to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ019-231415-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SW to W winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ021-231415-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.WED...E to SE winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Numerous showers and
scattered thunderstorms.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Scattered showers.
.THU...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building to
6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming S to SW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ023-231415-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 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...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NW to N winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. 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.

$$

GMZ025-231415-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1015 PM EDT Tue May 22 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...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...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

Forecaster Mundell


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