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NWS Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 312024
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 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.

GMZ001-010830-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRES WILL PREVAIL OVER THE NORTHERN PORTION OF
THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY. A WEAK TROUGH WILL FORM OFF THE NW
YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH EVENING BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW
GULF OVERNIGHT THROUGH THE PERIOD. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO
THE NORTHERN GULF ON SAT. THE FRONT WILL STALL ALONG 26N BY SAT
NIGHT...AND DISSIPATE THROUGH SUN.



GMZ011-010830-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

THU
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.



GMZ013-010830-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



GMZ015-010830-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

THU
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.

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 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N TO NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



GMZ017-010830-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

WED
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.



GMZ019-010830-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

THU NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SAT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.



GMZ021-010830-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



GMZ023-010830-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



GMZ025-010830-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
424 PM EDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TONIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF
CAMPECHE...SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
ELSEWHERE...SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT WITHIN 60 NM OF
COAST OF CAMPECHE...AND 4 TO 6 FT ELSEWHERE.

WED NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 25 KT
LATE. WITHIN 60 NM OF COAST OF CAMPECHE...SEAS 2 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE. ELSEWHERE...SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
E TO SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.



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