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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico) (Text)



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FZNT24 KNHC 272014
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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

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.

GMZ001-280815-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.SYNOPSIS...A high pressure shifting eastward across the Gulf
States into the western Atlantic will introduce fresh to strong 
easterly winds across the the southern Gulf and the Strait of 
Florida this evening through Sun. Southerly return flow will 
increase over the NW Gulf beginning tonight ahead of the next 
cold front forecast to enter the northern Gulf on Sun, then stall
and dissipate on Mon. Afterward, gentle to moderate easterly 
winds will prevail for the entire Gulf through midweek. 

$$

GMZ040-280815-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 kt, shifting to SE 20 to 25 kt late. 
Seas 5 to 7 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt, shifting to E to SE late. 
Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ041-280815-
SW Louisiana Offshore Waters including Flower Garden Bank Marine
Sanctuary-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ056-280815-
N Central Gulf Offshore Waters-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to SW 10 kt late. 
Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NE to E 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ057-280815-
NE Gulf N of 26N E of 87W-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.MON...W of 85W, variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming N to NE
10 kt in the afternoon. E of 85W, S winds 10 kt in the morning,
becoming variable less than 5 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...W of 85W, NE to E winds 10 kt. E of 85W, variable
winds less than 5 kt, becoming E 10 kt late. Seas
3 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ058-280815-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SAT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 

$$

GMZ045-280815-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 91W and 94W-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

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

$$

GMZ046-280815-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 91W-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

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

$$

GMZ047-280815-
SE Gulf from 22N to 26N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 to 9 ft. 
.SAT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ048-280815-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 7 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.SAT...NW winds 10 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and E to SE 15 to 20 kt
elsewhere. Seas 7 ft. Scattered showers. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. 
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...S of 21N W of 95W, E winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to
4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ049-280815-
Central Bay of Campeche-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 8 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 6 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.WED...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ050-280815-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
314 PM EST Fri Jan 27 2023

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 ft. Scattered
showers. 
.SAT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 8 ft. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 7 ft. 
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 ft. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE late. 
Seas 5 ft. 
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 ft. 
.TUE...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE late. 
Seas 4 ft. 

$$

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