Offshore Marine Forecast


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FZNT24 KNHC 260906
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 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.

GMZ001-262115-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.SYNOPSIS...A cold front currently located over the NW Gulf will
stall there today. A reinforcing cold front will reach the
stationary front by Wed morning, and the combined front will
quickly move southeastward across the basin through Thu. Fresh to
strong N winds will follow the front, with gales developing over
W-central Gulf on Wed and over SW Gulf late Wed through Thu.
Winds and seas will diminish on Fri. Return S winds should begin
building over W Gulf on Sat.

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GMZ011-262115-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S winds 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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GMZ013-262115-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.TODAY...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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GMZ015-262115-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered
showers.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to N 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 3 to 5 ft S of 27N, and 6 to 8 ft
elsewhere.
.THU...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ017-262115-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NE winds 10 kt, becoming N 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon.
Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.THU...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ019-262115-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

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

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GMZ021-262115-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...Straits of Florida, NW to N winds 10 kt in the
evening, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, variable
winds less than 5 kt, becoming NW to N 10 to 15 kt late.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ023-262115-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

...GALE WARNING...
...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S of 21N W of 95W, NW to N winds 10 kt in the
evening, becoming variable less than 5 kt. Elsewhere, SE winds
10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...N to NE winds 10 kt, shifting to NW to N 15 to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less, building to 3 to 5 ft in the
afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...S of 21N W of 95W, NW to N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas
7 to 10 ft. Elsewhere, N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.THU...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

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GMZ025-262115-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
406 AM EST Tue Jan 26 2021

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Within 60 nm of coast of
Campeche, seas 2 to 4 ft, subsiding to 3 ft or less in the
afternoon. Elsewhere, seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less within 60 nm
of coast of Campeche, and 2 to 4 ft elsewhere.
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt in the morning, becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N to NE 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.FRI...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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Forecaster GR