641  
FZNT24 KNHC 060248  
OFFNT4  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI, FL  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 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.  
 
GMZ001-061500-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
A FRONTAL TROUGH EXTENDING NORTHWEST FROM FLORIDA BAY  
TO THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND WILL LIFT NORTHEAST THROUGH TUE NIGHT  
AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT MOVING INTO THE NORTHWEST WATERS AROUND  
SUNRISE ON WED. THE FRONT WILL STALL ALONG 25N ON THU, THEN LIFT  
BACK NORTH ACROSS THE NORTHERN WATERS ON FRI AND SAT.  
 

 
 
GMZ011-061500-  
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING E TO SE LESS THAN 5 KT EARLY  
IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN, BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ013-061500-  
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ015-061500-  
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E TO SE 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
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ017-061500-  
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.   
FRI
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ019-061500-  
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 94W-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ021-061500-  
E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
WED
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ023-061500-  
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, SHIFTING TO E LATE. SEAS  
3 TO 6 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ025-061500-  
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-  
948 PM EST MON FEB 5 2018  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
FRI
 
E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
SAT NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
FORECASTER NELSON  
 
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