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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico)



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FZNT24 KNHC 220853
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

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.

GMZ001-222100-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.SYNOPSIS...Weak high pressure will dominate into early next
week, although a stalling cold front will skirt across the NE
Gulf this weekend. Moderate to fresh easterly winds are expected
across the central and eastern Gulf through the weekend, otherwise
gentle to moderate winds will prevail early next week.

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GMZ011-222100-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

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GMZ013-222100-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 

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GMZ015-222100-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less. 

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GMZ017-222100-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

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GMZ019-222100-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 

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GMZ021-222100-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.SAT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less. 

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GMZ023-222100-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...S of 21N W of 95W, N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt in the
evening, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, E winds
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.SAT...S of 21N W of 95W, NW to N winds 10 kt in the morning,
becoming variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, SE winds 10 kt. Seas
3 ft or less. Scattered showers and isolated tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt, shifting to SE to S late.
Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to
2 to 4 ft late. 

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GMZ025-222100-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
453 AM EDT Fri Oct 22 2021

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms. 
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.SAT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 

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Forecaster Torres