Gulf of Mexico Offshore Forecast


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FZNT24 KNHC 250204
OFFNT4
Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
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.
GMZ001-251415-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.SYNOPSIS...A surface high will meander over the central gulf
waters with a ridge extending to the E and W between 26N and
27N. A series of weak troughs will drift E across the NE gulf
waters this week, all to the N of the ridge. A thermal trough
will develop over the Yucatan Peninsula each afternoon into the
the evening hours, then move W across the SW Gulf during the
overnight hours, and dissipate by late each morning. 
$$
GMZ011-251415-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft late. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning, becoming
2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft late. 
.SAT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ013-251415-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E to SE late.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NW to N in the afternoon.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to W late.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ015-251415-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E to SE late.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NW winds less than 5 kt, shifting to SW to W 5 kt
late. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SW to W winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ017-251415-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft late. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ019-251415-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning, becoming
2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ021-251415-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.TUE...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms. 
.WED...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds less than 5 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...SE to S winds less than 5 kt, shifting to SW to W in the
afternoon. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds less than 5 kt, shifting to S late.
Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ023-251415-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.TUE...NE winds 5 to 10 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and E to SE 10 to
15 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. 
.TUE NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms. 
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft in the evening,
becoming 2 ft or less. 
.FRI...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
GMZ025-251415-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1004 PM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017
.OVERNIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. 
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft. Scattered showers and
isolated thunderstorms. 
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 to 4 ft late. 
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft in the morning,
becoming 2 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, becoming
3 ft late. 
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft in the morning, becoming
2 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less. 
$$
Forecaster Nelson