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FZNT24 KNHC 111510
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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

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.

GMZ001-120315-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.SYNOPSIS...Weak high pressure over the northern Gulf will
maintain a gentle to moderate wind flow over most of the basin
through Fri. The ridge will then weaken allowing for winds to
become light to gentle through early next week. Winds will also
pulse moderate to locally fresh in the evenings off the NW Yucatan
peninsula through early next week.

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GMZ040-120315-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt, shifting to S late. Seas 2 to 3
ft. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt, shifting to SE in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered
to numerous showers and thunderstorms.
.SAT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ041-120315-
SW Louisiana Offshore Waters including Flower Garden Bank Marine
Sanctuary-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...W of 92.5W, variable winds less than 5 kt in the
afternoon. E of 92.5W, S winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft
or less. Scattered thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...W of 92.5W, SE to S winds 10 kt. E of 92.5W, SE to S winds
10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft
or less.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S
10 kt late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S
10 kt late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ056-120315-
N Central Gulf Offshore Waters-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Winds and seas
higher in and near scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...W of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E
to SE 10 kt late. E of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft in SE to S swell. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.SAT...W of 89W, SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. E of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft in SE to S swell. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...W of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt. E of 89W, SW
winds 10 kt, shifting to NW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...W of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt in the morning.
Variable winds less than 5 kt in the afternoon. E of 89W, W to NW
winds 10 kt in the morning. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

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GMZ057-120315-
NE Gulf N of 26N E of 87W-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Winds and seas
higher in and near scattered showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W of 85W, variable less than 5 kt. Variable winds
less than 5 kt in the evening. E of 85W, N winds 10 kt late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in SE to S
swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W of 85W, variable winds less than 5 kt. E of 85W,
NW winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable less than 5 kt.
Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming W 10 kt
late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ058-120315-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in E
swell. Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ045-120315-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 91W and 94W-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...S of 24N, E winds 10 to 15 kt. N of 24N, variable
winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE 10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Isolated showers and thunderstorms.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ046-120315-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 91W-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated
showers and thunderstorms.
.SAT...E to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...S of 24N, SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. N of 24N, variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas
2 to 3 ft in SE to S swell.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ047-120315-
SE Gulf from 22N to 26N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S of 24N, E winds 10 kt. N of 24N, variable winds
less than 5 kt, becoming E 10 kt late. Seas 3 ft or
less.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in E to SE
swell.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt
N of 24N. Seas 2 to 3 ft in E to SE swell.
.MON...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft in E to SE
swell.
.MON NIGHT...S of 24N, E winds 10 kt in the evening. Variable
winds less than 5 kt late. N of 24N, variable winds less than 5
kt in the evening. Seas 2 to 3 ft in SE swell.

$$

GMZ048-120315-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...S of 21N W of 95W, variable winds less than 5 kt in the
afternoon. Elsewhere, E winds 10 kt Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.

$$

GMZ049-120315-
Central Bay of Campeche-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers and
thunderstorms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Isolated showers
and thunderstorms.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S of 20N, SE winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. N of 20N, E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ050-120315-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1110 AM EDT Thu Aug 11 2022

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE late. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NE to E in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt, shifting to NE to E in the afternoon. Seas
2 to 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.

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Forecaster Aguirre