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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico


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FZNT24 KNHC 180835
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
335 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
335 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front extending from Marsh Island, Louisiana
SW to 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-
335 AM EST Mon Feb 18 2019

.TODAY...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE swell.
.TONIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NE to E swell.
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE to E
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-
335 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-
335 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-
335 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-
335 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-
335 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-
335 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-
335 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