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NWS Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 310848
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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.

GMZ001-312100-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

SYNOPSIS
A WEAK STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM JUST N OF NAPLES
FLORIDA TO NEAR 24.5N86W TO THE NE TEXAS COASTAL WATERS...AND WILL
DRIFT S ACROSS THE SE GULF TODAY BEFORE STALLING TONIGHT THEN
SHIFTING NW AND GRADUALLY DISSIPATING FRI THROUGH SAT. A WEAK
TROUGH WILL MEANDER ALONG THE TEXAS COAST AND IMMEDIATE COASTAL
WATERS FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN BEFORE MOVING NW AND INLAND SUN
NIGHT.



GMZ011-312100-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SUN
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E LATE.
SEAS 1 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

MON
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

MON NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.



GMZ013-312100-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE.
SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E LATE. SEAS
1 FT OR LESS.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.



GMZ015-312100-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

TONIGHT
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI
NE WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.



GMZ017-312100-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.



GMZ019-312100-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TONIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.



GMZ021-312100-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
W WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

TONIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

SUN NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 FT.

MON
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.



GMZ023-312100-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.



GMZ025-312100-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
448 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

TODAY
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

TONIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

SUN NIGHT
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

MON NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.



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