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Texas General Land Office  Texas General
 Land Office
 Oil Spill Prevention
 & Response
Texas Automated Buoy System
Real Time Ocean Observations
Supporting Oil Spill Prevention and Response since 1995
Geochemical and Environmental Research Group

TABS Data Products
TABS Home
Check out our new Beta site
Real Time Data Analysis
Current Summary
Buoy Status
TABS Model Results
NOAA Wave Model
Vector Addition Trajectory Tool

NOAA GNOME Oil Spill
Data Products

TGLO/TABS GNOME Forecast
TWBD Texas Bays and Estuaries
GNOME Files

NOAA GNOME Download

Weather
Hurricane Tracks
Marine Forecasts
 TX     LA     Offshore   
MRF 10 day forecast (UNiSYS)


TABS Information
IMPORTANT: Notice to Mariners
TABS News
TABS Web Site Stats
Comments


Articles & Publications
Development of TABS paper(pdf)
Ten Years of TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2001 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2009 TABS paper(pdf)
Oceans 2011 TABS paper(pdf)


Links
GCOOS (Member)
TGLO Oilspill Division
NDBC    Home    West Gulf   
TWBD Tide Forecasts
National Hurricane Center
Houston/Galveston PORTS
Texas Parks Harmful Algal Blooms
AVHRR Images (Johns Hopkins)
TCOON (TAMUCC)
WAVCIS (LSU)

Gulf of Mexico Offshore Marine Forecast
Expires:201602091515;;462184
FZNT24 KNHC 090314
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.


GMZ011-091515-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.OVERNIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 5 TO 10 KT.
SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING
TO 3 FT LATE. 
.THU...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$


Expires:201602091515;;462185
FZNT24 KNHC 090314
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.


GMZ013-091515-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT W OF 90W...AND 9 TO
11 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT W OF 90W...
AND 7 TO 10 FT ELSEWHERE.
.WED...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT.
.WED NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...SHIFTING TO E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 6 FT LATE. 

$$


Expires:201602091515;;462186
FZNT24 KNHC 090314
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.


GMZ015-091515-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...GALE WARNING...

.OVERNIGHT...S OF 27N...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO
11 FT. ELSEWHERE...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. 
.TUE...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. 
.WED...NW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI NIGHT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...NW TO N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT LATE. 

$$


Expires:201602091515;;462187
FZNT24 KNHC 090314
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.


GMZ017-091515-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.OVERNIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.TUE...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT W OF 96W...AND 5 TO
7 FT ELSEWHERE. 
.TUE NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.WED...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 

$$


Expires:201602091515;;462183
FZNT24 KNHC 090314
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

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.


GMZ001-091515-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
1014 PM EST MON FEB 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDS FROM 29N83W TO 25N90W TO 24N97W.
GALE FORCE WINDS ARE BEHIND THE FRONT OVER THE NORTH-CENTRAL AND
NW GULF. THESE STRONG TO MINIMAL GALE FORCE WINDS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH EARLY TUE. THE FRONT WILL REACH THE SE GULF AND NORTHERN
YUCATAN PENINSULA TO NEAR 21N96W BY EARLY TUE MORNING AND MOVE SE
OF AREA BY LATE TUE. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY MID WEEK AS HIGH
PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE NW. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CLIP THE NE
AND E GULF FRI INTO FRI NIGHT.

$$