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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 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.

GMZ001-010915-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STATIONARY FRONT EXTENDS FROM 1009 MB LOW PRES NEAR
28.5N83.5W AND MEANDERS W-NW TO NEAR GALVESTON TEXAS THIS
AFTERNOON. W PORTIONS OF FRONT TO LIFT N AND INLAND OVERNIGHT
WHILE E HALF REMAINS NEARLY STATIONARY AND DISSIPATES THROUGH WED
NIGHT. A NEW COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE TEXAS COAST FRI AND
EXTEND FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE TO S TEXAS FRI NIGHT AND FROM SW
FLORIDA TO NE MEXICO SAT NIGHT.

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GMZ011-010915-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO S 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT LATE.
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT LATE. SEAS 3
TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ013-010915-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W LATE. SEAS
3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
LATE.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ015-010915-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...N OF FRONT N TO NE WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO
10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. S OF FRONT W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15
KT...BECOMING SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS S OF FRONT.
.WED...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
2 FT LATE.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
4 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT LATE.
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 FT
LATE.

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GMZ017-010915-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
LATE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. 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...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ019-010915-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 FT LATE.
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT LATE.
.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 TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ021-010915-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

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

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GMZ023-010915-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE.
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT...BECOMING
2 TO 4 FT LATE.
.FRI...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO SE 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LESS THAN 5 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.

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GMZ025-010915-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
501 PM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 FT
LATE.
.FRI NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.SAT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

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FORECASTER STRIPLING