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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico)



000
FZNT24 KNHC 010135
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 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.

GMZ001-011345-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT FROM NEAR KEY WEST FLORIDA TO THE
NORTHERN YUCATAN PENINSULA TO 20N86W WILL MOVE SE OF THE BASIN
LATE TONIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM 30N85W TO 28N90W
TO 29.5N94W WILL RACE SE OF THE AREA SAT NIGHT. STRONG HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE GULF WATERS WAKE OF THE COLD FRONT
THROUGH TUE WITH SE RETURN FLOW SETTING UP ACROSS THE NW GULF
WATERS SAT NIGHT SPREADING E ACROSS THE ENTIRE GULF BY SUN. THE
NEXT COLD FRONT MAY ENTER THE FAR NW PORTION TUE NIGHT...STALLING
OVER THE FAR W GULF THROUGH WED NIGHT.

$$

GMZ011-011345-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW 
BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ013-011345-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT IN NW SWELL
E OF 90W...AND 7 TO 9 FT W OF 90W. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 

$$

GMZ015-011345-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 20 TO
25 KT BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT N OF 27N...AND 4 TO 5 FT
S OF 27N.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT N OF 27N...
AND 7 TO 10 FT S OF 27N.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.

$$

GMZ017-011345-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT
BEHIND FRONT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ019-011345-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NW TO N
SWELL. 
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN E TO
SE SWELL. 

$$

GMZ021-011345-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.MON...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 

$$

GMZ023-011345-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

GMZ025-011345-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
935 PM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
SCATTERED SHOWERS S OF FRONT.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.MON...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED...E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

FORECASTER LEWITSKY



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