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Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico


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FZNT24 KNHC 280831
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

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.

GMZ001-282045-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.SYNOPSIS...A surface trough remains over the W central Gulf
aligned NE to SW, and is accompanied by scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms. The trough will drift toward the NW Gulf
and weaken through Thu. In its wake, the Atlantic high pressure
will begin to build westward into the Gulf waters Wed and Thu,
with a ridge persisting along 27N into Sun.

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GMZ011-282045-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming NE to E 10 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ013-282045-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...W of 90W, SE to S winds 10 kt. Elsewhere, SW winds 10 kt
in the morning, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or
less. Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ015-282045-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.TODAY...S of 27N, SW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, SW to W winds 10 kt. Seas
3 ft or less. Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt S of 27N, and W to NW 10 kt
elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt S of 27N, and W 10 kt
elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ017-282045-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

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

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GMZ019-282045-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms.
.THU NIGHT...E to 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...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.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ021-282045-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms.
.THU...E 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 to 15 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 3 ft or less.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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GMZ023-282045-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

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

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GMZ025-282045-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
431 AM EDT Wed Jul 28 2021

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

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