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 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.        GMZ001-280300-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  1051 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017      .SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT OVER THE NW GULF WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT N  OF AREA TONIGHT. STRONG S WINDS WILL DEVELOP FRI AND SAT OVER THE  CENTRAL AND WESTERN GULF BETWEEN HIGH PRES IN THE ATLC AND  LOW PRES NEAR TEXAS. STRONG N WINDS WILL FOLLOW A TRAILING COLD  FRONT MOVING OFF THE TEXAS COAST EARLY SUN. WINDS COULD REACH  MINIMAL GALE FORCE IN AREAS ALONG THE MEXICAN COAST BETWEEN  TAMPICO AND VERACRUZ. WINDS AND SEAS DIMINISH THROUGH MON AS THE  FRONT STALLS AND DISSIPATES FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO NW YUCATAN  LATE MON.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ011-280300-  NW GULF INCLUDING STETSON BANK-  1051 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017    TODAY  NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  TONIGHT  SE WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.  FRI  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  FRI NIGHT  SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.  SAT  SE TO S WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 12 FT IN SE SWELL.  SAT NIGHT  SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 10 TO 12 FT IN SE  SWELL.  SUN  S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...SHIFTING TO NW IN THE  AFTERNOON. SEAS 8 TO 10 FT IN SE SWELL.  SUN NIGHT  NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.  MON  N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  MON NIGHT  NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.    $$

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