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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico) (Text)



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FZNT24 KNHC 061444
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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.

GMZ001-070245-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE BASIN THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WITH NORTHERLY FLOW INCREASING BACK TO FRESH
TO STRONG BRIEFLY BEHIND IT. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE BASIN MON WITH FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW BEHIND IT.
CONDITIONS IMPROVE WED AS HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.

$$

GMZ011-070245-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS AHEAD OF FRONT.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.
SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.SUN...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS
THAN 5 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT IN N TO NE SWELL. 
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$

GMZ013-070245-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ015-070245-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT IN
W TO NW SWELL.
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN W TO NW SWELL.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT.
.WED...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 

$$

GMZ017-070245-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$

GMZ019-070245-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

$$

GMZ021-070245-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN NW TO N SWELL.
.MON...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT IN NW TO N SWELL. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN NW SWELL.
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN NW SWELL. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 

$$

GMZ023-070245-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TONIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$

GMZ025-070245-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
944 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TONIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.MON...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.WED...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$

FORECASTER LEWITSKY

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