812  
FZNT24 KNHC 232000  
OFFNT4  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI, FL  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
 
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.  
 
GMZ001-240800-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE NEAR  
APALACHICOLA TO 26N87W TO NEAR TUXPAN, MEXICO. THE COLD WILL  
REACH FROM NEAR TAMPA BAY TO THE EASTERN BAY OF CAMPECHE TUE  
MORNING, AND WILL BE ACROSS THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA AND THE SE  
GULF BY WED MORNING WHILE IT WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY OVER  
THE EASTERN BAY OF CAMPECHE. THE THE FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE SE  
OF THE AREA ON WED. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA  
BEHIND THE FRONT. ANOTHER WEAK COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE TO  
JUST OFFSHORE THE TEXAS COAST EARLY ON THU. THIS NEXT COLD FRONT  
IS EXPECTED TO REACH THE EASTERN GULF BY FRI NIGHT.  
 

 
 
GMZ011-240800-  
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, SHIFTING TO S, THEN, SHIFTING TO  
N LATE. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
GMZ013-240800-  
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
GMZ015-240800-  
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
GMZ017-240800-  
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.   
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE TO 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 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ019-240800-  
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ021-240800-  
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, SHIFTING TO NE LATE.  
SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, SHIFTING TO SW TO W. SEAS 3 FT OR  
LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.   
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS LESS THAN 5 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, SHIFTING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  
3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.  
 

 
 
GMZ023-240800-  
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 21N W OF 95W, AND NE  
10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
WED
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ025-240800-  
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-  
400 PM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
TONIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   
WED
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
FORECASTER GR  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab TPC Page Main Text Page