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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.        GMZ001-071445-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  932 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016      .SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT MOVING SE ACROSS THE GULF HAS STALLED  ACROSS THE BAY OF CAMPECHE FROM 18.5N95N TO 23N90W...THEN  CONTINUES NE TO JUST N OF TAMPA BAY. THE E HALF OF FRONT WILL  MOVE SLOWLY SE OVERNIGHT AND REACH FROM NEAR 23N90W TO NAPLES  FLORIDA WED MORNING...THEN DRIFT N TO ALONG 25N AND WEAKEN BY THU  MORNING. A STRONGER COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER THE NW GULF  THU MORNING AND GRADUALLY MERGE WITH THE OLD FRONT...AND PRODUCE  STRONG TO GALE FORCE WINDS THU EVENING THROUGH FRI NIGHT.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ017-071445-  W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  932 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016    GALE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE    OVERNIGHT  E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  WED  E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  WED NIGHT  E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 FT.  THU  N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT. SCATTERED  SHOWERS.  THU NIGHT  N TO NE WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.  FRI  N TO NE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 11 TO 16 FT.  FRI NIGHT  NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.  SAT  NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.  SAT NIGHT  E TO SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.  SUN  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 7 FT.  SUN NIGHT  SE TO S WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.    $$

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