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Offshore Waters Forecast (Gulf of Mexico)



590 
FZNT24 KNHC 052034
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

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.

GMZ001-060845-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will linger across the NE Gulf through
the middle of the week. Winds will pulse to moderate to fresh in
the western and central Gulf through the next several days while
tranquil conditions persist in the eastern Gulf. A weak cold
front will move into the Texas coastal waters Mon evening and
bring fresh to locally strong northerly winds during the afternoon.
The front will stall before retreating inland Tue. The weak front
will move back offshore by Wed evening, quickly stalling again 
and moving back inland early Thu. 

$$

GMZ011-060845-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to S 20 kt late.
Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...S winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...SW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. 

$$

GMZ013-060845-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt, increasing to 15 to 20 kt late.
Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...S to SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE to S
10 kt late. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.TUE...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming S to SW
10 kt late. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ015-060845-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming SE 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 kt S of 27N, and variable less than 5 kt
elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SW to W winds 10 kt in the evening, becoming
variable less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 

$$

GMZ017-060845-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...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...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ019-060845-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...S of 24N, E winds 10 to 15 kt. Elsewhere, variable
winds less than 5 kt, becoming E to SE 10 kt late. Seas
3 ft or less. 
.TUE...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ021-060845-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...E winds 10 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 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...Variable winds less than 5 kt, becoming E 10 kt
late. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ023-060845-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...S of 21N W of 95W, variable winds less than 5 kt.
Elsewhere, E winds 10 kt in the morning, becoming variable less
than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED...SE winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to 2 to
4 ft in the afternoon. 
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft. 

$$

GMZ025-060845-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
334 PM EST Sun Dec 5 2021

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.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 3 ft or less. 
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less. 
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building to
2 to 4 ft late. 

$$

Forecaster AKR