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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

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.

GMZ001-151415-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extending from the Florida Panhandle to
the Yucatan Peninsula will reach from the Port of Tampa to
Yucatan Channel early Sat, and continue east passing through the
Bahama Channel on Sat night. Strong to near gale force southerly
flow and thunderstorms will continue to precede the front across
the eastern Gulf of Mexico. Strong to near gale force northwesterly
flow will continue west of the front through sunrise Sat.
Moderate return flow will set up across the northwest waters on
Tue with broad low pressure developing over the southwest gulf.

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GMZ011-151415-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in NW swell.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ013-151415-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in W swell.
.SAT...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ015-151415-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in S to SW
swell. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.SAT...W winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W swell.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ017-151415-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 10 to 16 ft in NW to N
swell.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in N swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 kt
early in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft in N swell.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ019-151415-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in W to
NW swell.
.SAT...W to NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in W to NW
swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in NW swell.
.SUN...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ021-151415-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft, building
to 6 to 9 ft in S to SW swell late. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.
.SAT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in W to NW swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in W to NW
swell.
.SUN...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...N winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ023-151415-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft in N
swell.
.SAT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in N swell,
subsiding to 6 to 9 ft in N swell in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to SE late.
Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SW winds less than 5 kt, shifting to SE in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ025-151415-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
907 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

.OVERNIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft in NW
swell.
.SAT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in NW swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in NW
swell.
.SUN...NW to N winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...N winds less than 5 kt, shifting to E in the afternoon.
Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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