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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico


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FZNT24 KNHC 181032 CCA
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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico...CORRECTED
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

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.

GMZ001-182045-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extendin the western Florida Panhandleto
near Tampico, Mexico will extend from Tarpon Springs, Florida SW
to the central gulf to the Bay of Campeche late today. The front
will then lift N toward the NW Gulf states through Tue evening
before moving off the Texas coast again early Wed and stalling
over the NW Gulf through Fri. Expect fresh to strong NE-E winds N
of 22N and W of the front through Tue morning. Fresh to strong
N-NE winds are expected W of the cold front on Wed.

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GMZ011-182045-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE swell.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to N 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ013-182045-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt W of 90W, and E to SE 20 to
25 kt elsewhere. Seas 6 to 9 ft in E swell.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NE to E swell.
.TUE...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E swell.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ015-182045-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and S to SW 15 to
20 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt S of 27N, and E 20 to 25 kt
elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and E to SE 20 to
25 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ017-182045-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in N to NE
swell.
.TUE...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in NE swell.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt
late. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ019-182045-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in E swell.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ021-182045-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ023-182045-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 5 to 10 kt
early in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to SE in the afternoon.
Seas 3 to 5 ft in N swell.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to W to NW late.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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GMZ025-182045-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
532 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to NE in the late
evening and early morning, then, shifting to E to SE early in the
morning. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE winds 20 to 25 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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Forecaster Christensen