Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

January 16, 2019 3:00 pm CST
Location: 28.943N 95.302W
Wind Direction: E (100°)
Wind Speed: 6.0 knots
Wind Gust: 8.0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.21 in (1022.9 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.07 in (-2.4 mb)
Air Temperature: 60.6°F (15.9°C)
Water Temperature: 56.5°F (13.6°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast


923
FZNT27 KNHC 162049
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
349 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

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

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will dominate the basin through end of
the work week. Fresh to strong south return flow will set up
across the western Gulf Fri night and Sat ahead of a strong cold
front expected to reach the NW Gulf by Sat evening. A large area
of gale-force winds is possible behind the front Sat night
through Sun night. Strongest winds will be near the Veracruz
coast Sat night.

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building to 3 to
4 ft late in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 kt, shifting to W 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft in NW swell.
.SUN...NW to N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NW to N
swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft,
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TONIGHT...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 ft or less,
building to 3 to 4 ft after midnight.
.SAT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft,building to 5 to
7 ft in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SW winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to W to NW 20 to
30 kt after midnight. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W swell.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft in W to NW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NW swell.
.MON...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.


Offshore Marine Forecast


000
FZNT24 KNHC 162036
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
336 PM EST Wed Jan 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.

GMZ001-170845-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will dominate the basin through end of
the work week. Fresh to strong south return flow will set up
across the western Gulf Fri night and Sat ahead of a strong cold
front expected to reach the NW Gulf by Sat evening. A large area
of gale-force winds is possible behind the front Sat night
through Sun night. Strongest winds will be near the Veracruz coast
Sat night.

$$

GMZ011-170845-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 kt, shifting to NW 25 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft in NW to
N swell.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in N swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, subsiding
to 2 to 4 ft late.
.MON...SE winds 10 kt, shifting to SE to S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ013-170845-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt W of 90W, and E to SE 5 to 10 kt
elsewhere. Seas 3 ft or less.
.THU NIGHT...SE to S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT...S to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 30 to 35 kt W of 90W, W to NW winds 25 to
30 kt elsewhere. Seas 7 to 12 ft in W to NW swell, highest W of
90W.
.SUN...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NW to N
swell.
.MON...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ015-170845-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...NE 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...NE to E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W to NW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W to NW
swell.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ017-170845-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE to 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.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming W to NW 25 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 30 to 35 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in N
swell.
.SUN...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in N swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to N to NE 10 kt late.
Seas 6 to 9 ft in N to NE swell.
.MON...E winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming SE to S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ019-170845-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...W to NW winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft, building
to 7 to 10 ft in NW swell late.
.SUN...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft in NW swell.
.SUN NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in NW to N
swell.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E to SE in the
afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft in NW to N swell.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ021-170845-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SAT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...W to NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in W to
NW swell.
.MON...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NW swell.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ023-170845-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered showers
and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. Scattered
showers and isolated thunderstorms.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW to N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft, building
to 8 to 12 ft in NW to N swell late.
.SUN...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 9 to 13 ft in N swell.
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft in N
swell.
.MON...N winds 10 to 15 kt, shifting to E 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft in N to NE swell.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ025-170845-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
336 PM EST Wed Jan 16 2019

.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.THU NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming NW to N 25 to 30 kt
late. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 6 to 8 ft late.
.SUN...NW to N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft in NW to N
swell.
.SUN NIGHT...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft in NW to N
swell.
.MON...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

Forecaster Rivera