463  
FZNT24 KNHC 260242  
OFFNT4  
 
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI, FL  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
 
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.  
 
GMZ001-261445-  
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
SYNOPSIS
 
A 1021 MB HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE EASTERN  
GULF WILL DRIFT NE TONIGHT AND ENTER THE WESTERN ATLANTIC MON.  
FRESH SOUTHERLY RETURN FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE WESTERN GULF MON  
THROUGH MON NIGHT, THEN EXPAND INTO EASTERN PORTIONS TUE THROUGH  
WED, AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT FORECAST TO ENTER THE NW GULF  
WED. THIS FRONT IS EXPECTED TO REACH FROM THE FLORIDA BIG BEND  
REGION TO JUST N OF VERACRUZ, MEXICO BY THU MORNING THEN STALL  
EAST TO WEST ACROSS THE CENTRAL GULF THU NIGHT AND FRI.  
 

 
 
GMZ040-261445-  
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
S OF 27N, VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WINDS S WINDS 15 TO  
20 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. N OF 27N, NW WINDS 10 KT EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN NE SWELL.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ041-261445-  
SW LOUISIANA OFFSHORE WATERS INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANK MARINE  
SANCTUARY-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 20 KT, SHIFTING TO S TO SW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY IN  
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN SE TO S SWELL.    
WED NIGHT
 
W OF 92W, N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. E OF 92W, N  
WINDS 10 KT, BECOMING N TO NE 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS  
5 TO 7 FT IN SE SWELL.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ056-261445-  
N CENTRAL GULF OFFSHORE WATERS-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
WED
 
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
SW WINDS 10 KT, SHIFTING TO N LATE. SEAS  
4 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ057-261445-  
NE GULF N OF 26N E OF 87W-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
MON
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN SE TO S SWELL.    
THU
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT W OF 85W, AND NE TO E 10 TO 15 KT E  
OF 85W. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN S SWELL.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ058-261445-  
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT IN NE SWELL.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN N TO NE  
SWELL.    
FRI
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN N TO NE SWELL.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ045-261445-  
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 91W AND 94W-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN E SWELL.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT IN N TO NE  
SWELL.    
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ046-261445-  
CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N BETWEEN 87W AND 91W-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED
 
SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT S OF 24N, AND E TO SE 10 KT N OF  
24N. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.   
FRI NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ047-261445-  
SE GULF FROM 22N TO 26N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
MON
 
E WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
TUE
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ048-261445-  
SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT OR LESS.    
MON NIGHT
 
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 WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    
FRI
 
N WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ049-261445-  
CENTRAL BAY OF CAMPECHE-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
MON
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   
MON NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 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 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.   
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
GMZ050-261445-  
E BAY OF CAMPECHE INCLUDING CAMPECHE BANK-  
942 PM EST SUN FEB 25 2024  
   
OVERNIGHT
 
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 WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
TUE
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
TUE NIGHT
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
WED
 
E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    
WED NIGHT
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, SHIFTING TO NE EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI
 
E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    
FRI NIGHT
 
NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  
 

 
 
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