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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.        GMZ001-302100-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  446 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017      .SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRES EXTENDING THE FROM WESTERN ATLANTIC  WESTWARD TO THE EASTERN GULF WILL MAINTAIN E TO SE RETURN FLOW  OVER THOSE WATERS THROUGH THIS MORNING AS A COLD FRONT MOVES OFF  THE TEXAS COAST. THE FRONT WILL THEN MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN GULF  THROUGH FRI NIGHT PRECEDED BY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  SE FRESH TO STRONG RETURN FLOW WILL THEN DOMINATE ACROSS THE  WESTERN GULF THROUGH SUN...THEN DIMINISH SUN NIGHT AS ANOTHER COLD  FRONT MOVES OFF THE TEXAS COAST. THIS FRONT WILL REACH FROM NEAR  W CENTRAL FLORIDA TO THE NE YUCATAN PENINSULA BY LATE MON. STRONG  TO SOUTHERLY WINDS WITH A CHANCE FOR WINDS REACHING TO NEAR GALE  ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF THIS NEXT FRONT ALONG...AND ALONG WITH  ANOTHER ROUND OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ017-302100-  W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  446 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017    TODAY  W OF 96W...NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. ELSEWHERE...S WINDS  5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS  6 TO 8 FT IN E TO SE SWELL. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  TONIGHT  NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED  SHOWERS.  FRI  SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ISOLATED SHOWERS.  FRI NIGHT  SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ISOLATED  SHOWERS.  SAT  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  SAT NIGHT  SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  SUN  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  SUN NIGHT  S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT LATE.  SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  MON  N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT IN E TO SE SWELL.  MON NIGHT  NE TO E WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.    $$

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