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FZNT24 KNHC 040915
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

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.

GMZ001-042115-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.SYNOPSIS...A weak high pressure ridge will persist over the N
Gulf this week, maintaining gentle flow across much of the region
with moderate to fresh winds expected across the eastern Bay of
Campeche.

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GMZ011-042115-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ013-042115-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...W to NW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...W of 90W, SW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, variable winds less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ015-042115-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...NW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ017-042115-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and isolated
tstms.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ019-042115-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...S of 24N, NE to E winds 10 kt. Elsewhere, variable winds
less than 5 kt, becoming NE to E 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ021-042115-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...Straits of Florida, variable less than 5 kt. Variable
winds less than 5 kt in the morning. Elsewhere, N winds 10 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less. Isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms.
.THU...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ023-042115-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...S of 21N W of 95W, variable winds less than 5 kt in the
morning. Variable winds less than 5 kt in the afternoon.
Elsewhere, NE to E winds 10 kt in the morning. Seas 3 ft or
less.
.TONIGHT...S of 21N W of 95W, NE to E winds 10 kt in the
evening, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, NE to E
winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and isolated
tstms.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and NE
to E 10 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.THU...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ025-042115-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
515 AM EDT Tue Aug 4 2020

.TODAY...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.WED...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less,
building to 2 to 4 ft late. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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