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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:201410230945;;406906
FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.

GMZ011-230945-
NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT...NE WINDS 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE TO S 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$

Expires:201410230945;;406907
FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.

GMZ013-230945-
N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO E 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT
LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
$$

Expires:201410230945;;406908
FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.

GMZ015-230945-
NE GULF N OF 25N E OF 87W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. 
.THU...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT N OF 27N...
AND 6 TO 8 FT S OF 27N. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO NE TO E 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. 
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
LATE. 
.MON NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$

Expires:201410230945;;406909
FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.

GMZ017-230945-
W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. 
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT. 
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. 
.SAT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT
LATE. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
.SUN NIGHT...E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO SE 10 TO
15 KT LATE. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON...SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT. 
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. 
$$

Expires:201410230945;;406905
FZNT24 KNHC 222139
OFFNT4
OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
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.

GMZ001-230945-
SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO
539 PM EDT WED OCT 22 2014
.SYNOPSIS...TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE NEAR 19.2N 91.7W 1003 MB AT
5 PM EDT MOVING E-SE AT 4 KT. MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS 30 KT
GUSTS 40 KT. TROPICAL DEPRESSION NINE WILL CONTINUE SLOWLY E-SE
AND MOVE INLAND TONIGHT NEAR 19.0N 91.0W...THEN SHIFT SLOWLY
E-SE ACROSS THE YUCATAN PENINSULA...AND EMERGE SAT LATE
ACROSS THE NW CARIBBEAN NEAR 18N87W. A STATIONARY FRONT FROM
EXTREME S FLORIDA TO 23N91.5W WILL MEANDER OVERNIGHT AND BE
OVERTAKEN BY A REINFORCING FRONT THU...REACHING FROM 25N81W TO
23NE OF 90W THU LATE.THEN STALL FROM 25N81W TO 22N86W FRI
MORNING...PUSHING SE OF THE BASIN AS A COLD FRONT FRI NIGHT. 
$$