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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.        GMZ001-010245-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  943 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015      .SYNOPSIS...A STALLING COLD FRONT WILL TRANSITION TO A WARM FRONT  FROM THE FLORIDA STRAITS TO THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND THIS  AFTERNOON...AND MOVE NE ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND E GULF WATERS  TONIGHT AND SUN AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT MOVING OFF THE TEXAS  COAST ON SUN EVENING. THE EASTERN PORTION OF THIS SECOND FRONT  WILL RACE SE AND THROUGH THE STRAITS OF FLORIDA ON MON  NIGHT...WHILE THE WESTERN PORTION OF THE FRONT BECOMES STATIONARY  OVER THE SW WATERS ON MON NIGHT AND TUE. THESE FRONTAL REMNANTS  WILL BEGIN TO MOVE NE ON TUE NIGHT WITH LOW PRES EXPECTED TO  DEVELOP NEAR THE TEXAS COASTAL BEND AROUND SUNRISE WED...AND THEN  MOVE E ALONG 28N WED NIGHT DRAGGING A DEVELOPING COLD FRONT TO THE  S ACROSS THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL GULF WATERS.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ013-010245-  N CENTRAL GULF INCLUDING FLOWER GARDEN BANKS MARINE SANCTUARY-  943 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015    TODAY  E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  TONIGHT  SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.  SUN  S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT SHIFTING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT  BEHIND A COLD FRONT FAR NW WATERS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  SUN NIGHT  E OF FRONT SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. W OF FRONT NW TO N  WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.  MON  N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.  MON NIGHT  N TO NE WINDS 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  TUE  NE TO E WINDS 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  TUE NIGHT  E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  WED  E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 25 KT  LATE. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  WED NIGHT  S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...SHIFTING TO NW TO N  BEHIND LOW AND FRONT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.    $$

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