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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

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:201508041330;;521246
FZNT24 KNHC 040122
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.


GMZ011-041330-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 FT 
LATE. 
.TUE...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 

$$


Expires:201508041330;;521247
FZNT24 KNHC 040122
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.


GMZ013-041330-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.TUE...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT LATE. 
.THU...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.FRI...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$


Expires:201508041330;;521248
FZNT24 KNHC 040122
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.


GMZ015-041330-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT S OF 27N...AND SW TO W
10 TO 15 KT ELSEWHERE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.TUE...S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
TSTMS. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.WED NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.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...S TO SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO S TO SW 
LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 

$$


Expires:201508041330;;521249
FZNT24 KNHC 040122
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.


GMZ017-041330-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.OVERNIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO
3 FT LATE. 
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.WED...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS. 
.WED NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.FRI...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 

$$


Expires:201508041330;;521245
FZNT24 KNHC 040122
OFFNT4

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

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.


GMZ001-041330-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
922 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS...LOW PRES ALONG THE GEORGIA COAST WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
SLOWLY NE AWAY FROM THE AREA TONIGHT AND TUE. A RIDGE WILL BUILD
W ACROSS THE GULF REGION ALONG 26N AS THE LOW MOVES AWAY. A HIGH
PRES CENTER WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE RIDGE OVER THE E CENTRAL GULF
TUE AND SHIFT N THROUGH THU BEFORE MERGING AGAIN WITH THE RIDGE
AXIS FRI. A TROUGH WILL DEVELOP EACH NIGHT OVER THE YUCATAN
PENINSULA AND MOVE NW DURING LATE NIGHT THROUGH EARLY MORNING
HOURS BEFORE DISSIPATING OVER THE SW GULF.

$$