Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

October 20, 2018 4:00 am CDT
Location: 28.943N 95.302W
Wind Direction: NNE (20°)
Wind Speed: 5.1 knots
Wind Gust: 6.0 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Pressure Tendency: -0.02 in (-0.6 mb)
Air Temperature: 71.8°F (22.1°C)
Water Temperature: 71.8°F (22.1°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast


000
FZNT27 KNHC 200919
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
519 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

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

.SYNOPSIS...A frontal trough will persist over the SW Gulf
through late Mon. The next cold front will reach the northern
Gulf waters Sat evening, stretching from South Florida to near
25N97W by Sun evening. Then, the front will lift N as a weak low
pressure develops along the frontal boundary over the NW Gulf by
Mon evening. Fresh to strong winds and building seas are
expected behind the front.

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.TONIGHT...W to NW winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming N to NE 20 to
25 kt late. Seas 3 ft, subsiding to 2 ft or less, then, building
to 3 to 5 ft late.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

Offshore Marine Forecast


000
FZNT24 KNHC 200909
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 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.

GMZ001-202115-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A frontal trough will persist over the SW Gulf through
late Mon. The next cold front will reach the northern Gulf waters
Sat evening, stretching from South Florida to near 25N97W by Sun
evening. Then, the front will lift N as a weak low pressure develops
along the frontal boundary over the NW Gulf by Mon evening. Fresh
to strong winds and building seas are expected behind the front.

$$

GMZ011-202115-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt, increasing to 20 to 25 kt late.
Seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft late.
.SUN...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.MON...E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NE to E winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.

$$

GMZ013-202115-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...W of 90W, NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft,
building to 5 to 7 ft late. Elsewhere, SE winds less than 5 kt,
becoming NE 10 to 15 kt, then, increasing to 20 to 25 kt
late. Seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 3 to 5 ft late.
.SUN...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ015-202115-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...S of 27N, E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Elsewhere, E to SE
winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to NW in the afternoon. Seas 2 to
4 ft.
.TONIGHT...S of 27N, N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or
less. Elsewhere, NW to N winds 10 to 15 kt, becoming N 20 to
25 kt late. Seas 3 ft or less, building to 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 15 to 20 kt S of 27N, and NE 20 to 25 kt
elsewhere. S of 27N, seas 3 ft or less, building to 3 to 5 ft.
Elsewhere, seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 15 to 20 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 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ017-202115-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt W of 96W, and NE 10 to 15 kt
elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...W of 96W, N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
Elsewhere, NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N winds 20 to 25 kt W of 96W, and NE to E 15 to 20 kt
elsewhere. W of 96W, seas 6 to 8 ft. Elsewhere, seas 4 to 6 ft,
building to 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.MON...N winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to W to NW 15 to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...NW winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.

$$

GMZ019-202115-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 to 20 kt. S of 24N, seas 2 to 4 ft. Elsewhere,
seas 3 to 5 ft, building to 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft S of 24N, and
6 to 8 ft elsewhere.
.MON...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to W to NW late.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ021-202115-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Straits of Florida, seas
3 ft or less. Elsewhere, seas 2 to 4 ft, building to 4 to 6 ft
late.
.MON...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED...NW to N winds less than 5 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

$$

GMZ023-202115-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...NW winds 20 to 25 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and N to NE
15 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and N to
NE 15 to 20 kt elsewhere. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW winds 20 to 25 kt S of 21N W of 95W, and N to NE
10 to 15 kt elsewhere. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...NW to N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

GMZ025-202115-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
509 AM EDT Sat Oct 20 2018

.TODAY...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...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...NE 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...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less.

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Forecaster GR