Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

February 16, 2019 10:00 am CST
Location: 28.943N 95.302W
Wind Direction: SE (140°)
Wind Speed: 5.1 knots
Wind Gust: 6.0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 29.79 in (1008.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: +0.00 in (+0.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 63.9°F (17.7°C)
Water Temperature: 61.7°F (16.5°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast


000
FZNT27 KNHC 161428
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
928 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Please refer to Coastal Waters Forecasts (CWF) available
through NOAA Weather Radio and other means for detailed
Coastal Waters Forecasts...

.SYNOPSIS...Dense fog will restrict visibilities in the NW and N
central Gulf. High pres ridging and return southerly flow will
prevail through Sun afternoon. A cold front will move into the
NW Gulf while a trough develops in the SW and W central Gulf by
Sun evening. The front will stall from just S of the Florida Big
Bend to across the northern Gulf to the Texas/Mexico border
while the troughing lingers through Mon afternoon. The front and
trough will shift NW-W Mon night with high pres prevailing by
Tue night. The front will move back offshore Wed, then will
gradually retreat again as ridging holds strong.

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY WITHIN 20 NM OF SHORE...

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Areas of dense fog.
Visibilities 1 nm or less within 20 nm of shore.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Areas of dense fog. Slight chance of showers.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
Slight chance of showers.
.MON...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 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. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy dense fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Patchy fog.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
Chance of showers.
.MON...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 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...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 5 ft.

Offshore Marine Forecast


000
FZNT24 KNHC 161425
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

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.

GMZ001-170230-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS...Dense fog will restrict visibilities in the NW and N
central Gulf. High pres ridging and return southerly flow will
prevail through Sun afternoon. A cold front will move into the NW
Gulf while a trough develops in the SW and W central Gulf by Sun
evening. The front will stall from just S of the Florida Big Bend
to across the northern Gulf to the Texas/Mexico border while the
troughing lingers through Mon afternoon. The front and trough will
shift NW-W Mon night with high pres prevailing by Tue night. The
front will move back offshore Wed, then will gradually retreat
again as ridging holds strong.

$$

GMZ011-170230-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Patchy dense fog.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Areas of dense fog. Visibilities 1 nm or less.
.SUN...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE 15 to 20 kt late in
the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NE to E 10 to 15 kt
in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ013-170230-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...S to SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Patchy dense fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
Areas of dense fog. Visibilities 1 nm or less.
.SUN...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W of 90W, S winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to E late.
Elsewhere, S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 15 to 20 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...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ015-170230-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Patchy dense fog.
.TONIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
Areas of dense fog.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to
3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ017-170230-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...W of 96W, SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NE to E 5 to
10 kt late in the afternoon. Elsewhere, SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt W of 96W, and E 10 to 15 kt
elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ019-170230-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ021-170230-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 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 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ023-170230-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 3 to
5 ft early in the morning.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to W to NW early
in the morning. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to SE to S late. Seas
2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to S to SW late.
Seas 3 to 5 ft in E swell.

$$

GMZ025-170230-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
925 AM EST Sat Feb 16 2019

.TODAY...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...Within 60 nm of coast of Campeche, N winds less than
5 kt, becoming E 10 to 15 kt in the late evening and overnight.
Elsewhere, E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt within 60 nm of coast of
Campeche, and SE 10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E late.
Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

Forecaster Lewitsky