Live Weather Observations


Station FCGT2 - 8772447
USCG Freeport, TX

February 29, 2020 6:30 am CST
Location: 28.943N 95.302W
Wind Direction: S (180°)
Wind Speed: 1.0 knots
Wind Gust: 1.9 knots
Atmospheric Pressure: 30.33 in (1027.0 mb)
Air Temperature: 56.3°F (13.5°C)
Water Temperature: 61.2°F (16.2°C)


Coastal Marine Forecast


000
FZNT27 KNHC 290818
OFFN06

NAVTEX Marine Forecast
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
318 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

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

.SYNOPSIS...A weak frontal trough will move across the NE Gulf
this morning. Otherwise, high pressure will prevail across the
region through Tue. The next cold front will move into the NW
Gulf early Wed, and rapidly shift across the Gulf on Wed. Gale
conditions are possible west of the front off the coast of
Veracruz and Tampico on Wed.

Northwest Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft or less, building
to 3 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to W to NW late.
Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

North Central and Northeast Gulf of Mexico

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TONIGHT...N winds 5 to 10 kt, shifting to E late. Seas 3 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 8 to 11 ft.
.WED...SW to W winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 8 to 12 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

Offshore Marine Forecast


000
FZNT24 KNHC 290806
OFFNT4

Offshore Waters Forecast for the Gulf of Mexico
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami, FL
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

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.

GMZ001-292015-
Synopsis for the Gulf of Mexico
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.SYNOPSIS...A weak frontal trough will move across the NE Gulf
this morning. Otherwise, high pressure will prevail across the
region through Tue. The next cold front will move into the NW
Gulf early Wed, and rapidly shift across the Gulf on Wed. Gale
conditions are possible west of the front off the coast of
Veracruz and Tampico on Wed.

$$

GMZ011-292015-
NW Gulf including Stetson Bank-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...SE to S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 ft or less, building
to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W to NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 25 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.

$$

GMZ013-292015-
N Central Gulf including Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...N to NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 ft or less W of 90W,
and 4 to 6 ft elsewhere.
.TONIGHT...W of 90W, SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Elsewhere, E winds 10
kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft W of 90W, and
2 to 4 ft elsewhere.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S to SW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

GMZ015-292015-
NE Gulf N of 25N E of 87W-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...NW to N winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TONIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 2 to 4 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...S winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to SW to W 15 to 20 kt in
the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW to N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

GMZ017-292015-
W Central Gulf from 22N to 26N W of 94W-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

...GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE...

.TODAY...SE winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
.TONIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW to N 25 to 30 kt
late. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 7 to 11 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N to NE winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.

$$

GMZ019-292015-
Central Gulf from 22N to 26N between 87W and 94W-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...NE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED...NW winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

GMZ021-292015-
E Gulf from 22N to 25N E of 87W including Straits of Florida-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...N winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 8 ft.
.WED...S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED NIGHT...NW winds 15 to 20 kt, shifting to N late.
Seas 4 to 6 ft.

$$

GMZ023-292015-
SW Gulf S of 22N W of 94W-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.MON...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 20 to 25 kt, shifting to W to NW
late. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.WED...NW to N winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 9 ft, building to
8 to 12 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

GMZ025-292015-
E Bay of Campeche including Campeche Bank-
306 AM EST Sat Feb 29 2020

.TODAY...NE to E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TONIGHT...NE to E winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN...E to SE winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.MON...SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...E to SE winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...SE to S winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE to S winds 15 to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW to N 25 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 ft.
.WED NIGHT...N winds 20 to 25 kt. Seas 7 to 10 ft.

$$

Forecaster Mundell