Offshore Marine Forecast


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FZNT24 KNHC 151508
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 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.

GMZ001-160315-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.SYNOPSIS...A 1015 high pressure is centered near 27N87W in the
eastern Gulf and will settle across the E central Gulf Tue night
through Fri. A front will settle north of the northern Gulf Tue
night into Wed morning. This will increase winds across the
northeast and north-central Gulf with moderate southerly winds
expected Tue night through Thu. Moderate NE to E winds north and
west of the Yucatan Peninsula will pulse to fresh during the late
afternoons and evenings through Wed.

$$

GMZ040-160315-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...S winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...S to SW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 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.

$$

GMZ041-160315-
SW Louisiana Offshore Waters including Flower Garden Bank Marine
Sanctuary-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 kt W of 92.5W, and variable less than
5 kt E of 92. 5w. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W of 92.5W, SE to S winds 10 kt. E of 92.5W,
variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S 10 kt late. Seas
3 ft or less.
.WED...S to SW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less in S swell, subsiding to 3 ft or
less in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SW winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ056-160315-
N Central Gulf Offshore Waters-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 5 kt W of 89W, and W to NW 10 kt
E of 89W. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W of 89W, variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S
10 kt late. E of 89W, NW winds 10 kt, shifting to SW
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...W of 89W, SW to W winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. E of 89W, W to NW winds 10 to 15 kt.
Seas 3 ft or less in SW swell.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SW to W winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S to SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S
10 kt late. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ057-160315-
NE Gulf N of 26N E of 87W-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...NW to N winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...W to NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...W winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...W winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SW 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SW winds 10 kt W of 85W, and variable less than 5 kt E of
85W. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...W of 85W, S winds 10 kt late. Variable
winds less than 5 kt in the evening. E of 85W, variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ058-160315-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ045-160315-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 91W and 94W-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ046-160315-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 91W-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt
N of 24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...S of 24N, E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. N of 24N,
variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE 10 kt late.
Seas 3 ft or less, building to 2 to 4 ft late.
.WED...SE winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt N of
24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt S of 24N, and variable less than
5 kt N of 24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SE winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt N of
24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ047-160315-
SE Gulf from 22N to 26N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...Variable winds less than 5 kt in the afternoon. Seas
3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...S of 24N, SE winds 10 kt late. Variable
winds less than 5 kt in the evening. N of 24N, variable less than
5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...S of 24N, E to SE winds 10 kt late.
Variable winds less than 5 kt in the evening. N of 24N, variable
less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...Variable winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt
N of 24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt S of 24N, and variable less than 5 kt N of
24N. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ048-160315-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. Scattered
showers and isolated tstms.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ049-160315-
Central Bay of Campeche-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Scattered showers and isolated tstms.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated tstms.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ050-160315-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
1108 AM EDT Mon Aug 15 2022

.TODAY...E winds 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE late. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE late. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

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Forecaster AKR