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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico)



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FZNT24 KNHC 202044
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

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.

GMZ001-210845-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS...AN AREA OF LOW PRES IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY DEVELOP
OVER THE SW GULF THROUGH WED. THE LOW IS FORECAST TO PASS EASTWARD
INTO THE YUCATAN PENINSULA ON THU. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
NORTHERN WATERS TUE...STRETCH FROM THE CENTRAL FLORIDA PENINSULA
TO THE SOUTHERN TEXAS COAST WED AND FROM SW FLORIDA TO THE SW GULF
THU. A PORTION OF THE ENERGY FROM THE LOW PRES SYSTEM OVER THE
YUCATAN WILL BE FORCED E-NE BY THE FRONT THROUGH THE STRAITS OF
FLORIDA FRI AND THE FRONT WILL MOVE S OF THE AREA SAT.

$$

GMZ011-210845-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ013-210845-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

GMZ015-210845-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.TUE...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

GMZ017-210845-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.TUE...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ019-210845-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT 
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

GMZ021-210845-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NE
SWELL.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 

$$

GMZ023-210845-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.TUE...S OF 21N W OF 95W...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...N
TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

GMZ025-210845-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
444 PM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS WITHIN
60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 3 TO 5 FT ELSEWHERE. SCATTERED
TSTMS. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED TSTMS. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

FORECASTER SCHAUER



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