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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

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.

GMZ001-211345-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A WEAK COLD FRONT FROM NEAR PENSACOLA FL TO NEAR
BROWNSVILLE TEXAS WILL MOVE E THROUGH THE NE GULF TONIGHT AND
STALL ALONG 26N TUE...THEN DISSIPATE WED. WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT AND PREVAIL THROUGH FRI NIGHT. A
SURFACE TROUGH WILL SHIFT W OFF THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH
NIGHT...MOVE W ACROSS THE SW WATERS DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS
AND DISSIPATE BY MIDDAY.

$$

GMZ011-211345-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ013-211345-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ015-211345-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO NE
LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ017-211345-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

GMZ019-211345-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

GMZ021-211345-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

$$

GMZ023-211345-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

$$

GMZ025-211345-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
938 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

.OVERNIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

$$

FORECASTER COBB


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