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NWS Forecast

FZNT24 KNHC 250205
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 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.

GMZ001-251415-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

SYNOPSIS
SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW WILL DOMINATE THE BASIN
THROUGH MON NIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE NW GULF TUE
NIGHT.



GMZ011-251415-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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

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

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

MON
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

TUE
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.



GMZ013-251415-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

SUN
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

MON
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

TUE NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.



GMZ015-251415-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
SE TO S WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
S TO SW WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

SAT
E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 1 FT OR LESS.

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

SUN
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

MON
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

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

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



GMZ017-251415-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

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

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

MON
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.

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

TUE
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

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



GMZ019-251415-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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

SAT
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

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

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

MON
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.

MON NIGHT
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

TUE
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

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



GMZ021-251415-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT STRAITS OF FLORIDA...AND E TO
SE 5 TO 10 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

FRI NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT...INCREASING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FT.

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

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

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

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

MON
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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

TUE
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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



GMZ023-251415-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

OVERNIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

FRI
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

FRI NIGHT
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

TUE NIGHT
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



GMZ025-251415-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1005 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

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

FRI
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

SAT
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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

SUN
SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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

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

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

TUE
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

TUE NIGHT
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.



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