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NWS Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 070305
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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.

GMZ001-071515-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

SYNOPSIS
A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE BASIN THROUGH
TONIGHT FOLLOWED BRIEFLY BY FRESH TO STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BASIN MON WITH FRESH TO
STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW BEHIND IT. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE WED AS
HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW.



GMZ011-071515-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S LESS THAN
5 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 FT EARLY IN THE EVENING... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR
LESS.

MON
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

MON NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TUE
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

WED
SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

WED NIGHT
SW TO W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S TO SW
10 TO 15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

THU
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



GMZ013-071515-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
W OF 90W...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

SUN
W OF 90W...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO
5 TO 10 KT. ELSEWHERE...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU
NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.



GMZ015-071515-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

SUN
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

TUE
W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 11 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

WED
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

THU
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.



GMZ017-071515-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

TUE
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

WED
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

WED NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.

THU
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



GMZ019-071515-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT LATE.

TUE
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

WED
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

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

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



GMZ021-071515-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.

SUN
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

MON
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE
NW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 9 FT.

WED
N WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

WED NIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

THU
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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



GMZ023-071515-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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

MON
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

TUE
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

THU
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

THU NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.



GMZ025-071515-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1001 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

OVERNIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

SUN
N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
6 TO 8 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

MON NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

TUE
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

WED
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

WED NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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

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



FORECASTER GR