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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

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.

GMZ001-270300-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK RIDGE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF TODAY AND
TONIGHT. COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE N GULF MON MORNING AND
STALL ALONG 28N BEFORE MOVING N AS A WARM FRONT MON NIGHT. ANOTHER COLD
FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM NEAR MOBILE BAY TO THE BAY OF CAMPECHE TUE
NIGHT. THE FRONT WILL MOVE SE OF THE AREA WED NIGHT AND RIDGING
WILL BUILD FROM THE W. VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOCALLY RESTRICTED
PRIMARILY ACROSS THE SW AND S CENTRAL GULF IN SMOKE AND HAZE DUE
TO AGRICULTURE FIRES.

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GMZ011-270300-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HAZE AND AREAS
OF SMOKE.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 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...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.


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GMZ013-270300-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO W 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.

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GMZ015-270300-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW TO W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT.
.MON...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ017-270300-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. HAZE
AND AREAS OF SMOKE WITH VSBY 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HAZE AND AREAS
OF SMOKE.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.

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GMZ019-270300-
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
HAZE AND AREAS OF SMOKE.
.TONIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ021-270300-
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE 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...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO W
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ023-270300-
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HAZE AND AREAS
OF SMOKE WITH VSBY 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. HAZE AND AREAS OF
SMOKE WITH VSBY 3 NM.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO W TO NW
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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GMZ025-270300-
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-
1100 AM EDT SUN APR 26 2015

.TODAY...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. HAZE AND
AREAS OF SMOKE WITH VSBY 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. HAZE AND
AREAS OF SMOKE WITH VSBY 3 NM.
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SW TO W
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
LATE.
.WED...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

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FORECASTER DGS