Offshore Marine Forecast


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FZNT24 KNHC 280313
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

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.

GMZ001-281515-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

.SYNOPSIS...A surface trough from the Florida Straits to the
Yucatan Channel will drift SE and gradually dissipate tonight.
A strong cold front will move into the NW Gulf Fri morning and
sweep across the basin, exiting by Fri night. Strong to near gale
force winds and building seas can be expected for most of the
basin through Sat. Gales will develop offshore NE Mexico Fri
afternoon and spread S to offshore Veracruz Fri night. Seas will
range between 10 to 15 ft within the strongest winds. Gales will
diminish Sat, with slowly improving conditions by the start of
next week.

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GMZ011-281515-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.FRI...N to NE winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE swell.
Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 10 kt
early in the morning. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt
early in the morning. Seas 6 to 8 ft in S swell.
.TUE...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in SE swell.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt early
in the morning. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

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GMZ013-281515-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

.OVERNIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...W of 90W, N winds 20 to 25 kt. Elsewhere, NW to N winds
15 kt, increasing to 25 kt early in the evening. Seas 6 to 8 ft
in NW to N swell.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in N swell.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NE swell.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW 10 kt early in
the evening. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in SE
swell.

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GMZ015-281515-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt, shifting to NW 15 to 20 kt early in the
evening. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft early in the
evening.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in NW to
N swell.
.SAT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in NW to N
swell.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 10 kt, shifting to S to SW early in
the morning. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to
2 to 4 ft early in the evening.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

GMZ017-281515-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

...GALE WARNING FRI...

.OVERNIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers.
.FRI...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to N 25 to 35 kt early
in the evening. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE swell, building to 9 to
13 ft in NE swell early in the evening. Scattered showers and
isolated tstms.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in NE swell.
.SAT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NE swell.
.SAT NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft in NE to E swell.
.SUN...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to
4 to 6 ft early in the morning.
.MON...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ019-281515-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

...GALE WARNING FRI...

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...S of 24N, NE winds 15 kt, shifting to N to NE 25 to 35 kt
early in the evening. Elsewhere, N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt,
shifting to N 25 to 35 kt early in the evening. Seas 6 to 9 ft in
NE swell. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in N swell.
.SAT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in NE swell.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in NE
swell.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ021-281515-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

.OVERNIGHT...N to NE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to
4 to 6 ft early in the evening.
.FRI NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in N
swell.
.SAT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in N swell.
.SAT NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in N swell.
.SUN...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft in N swell.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ023-281515-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

...GALE WARNING FRI THROUGH SAT...

.OVERNIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and
NE to E 10 kt elsewhere. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...N winds 10 kt, becoming NW to N 25 to 35 kt early in the
evening. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft early in the
evening. Scattered showers.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 14 ft in N swell.
Scattered tstms.
.SAT...N winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 9
to 13 ft in N to NE swell. Scattered showers.
.SAT NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft in NE
swell.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 kt early in
the morning. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ025-281515-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1013 PM EST Thu Jan 27 2022

...GALE WARNING FRI NIGHT...

.OVERNIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI...NE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Campeche, N to NE winds
15 to 20 kt, increasing to 20 to 30 kt early in the morning.
Elsewhere, N to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in N swell.
Scattered showers.
.SAT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in N swell.
.SAT NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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Forecaster AKR