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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico)



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FZNT24 KNHC 230830
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 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.

GMZ001-232030-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A nearly stationary front north of 24N between 96W
and 97W will weaken overnight then dissipate Fri. A weak cold
front will move into the NW Gulf late Sat night, then stall and
weaken from the FL panhandle to NE Mexico Sun through Mon night.

$$

GMZ011-232030-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 5 to 10 kt
late. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

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GMZ013-232030-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...S to SW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to NE to E in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

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GMZ015-232030-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ017-232030-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

GMZ019-232030-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

$$

GMZ021-232030-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 8 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

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GMZ023-232030-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

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GMZ025-232030-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
330 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

.TODAY...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 6 ft. 

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Forecaster Mundell