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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.        GMZ001-242115-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  506 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017      .SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM NORTHERN FLORIDA TO THE  NEAR VERACRUZ MEXICO WILL REACH FROM SOUTH FLORIDA TO THE YUCATAN  PENINSULA LATE THIS MORNING...THEN MOVE SE OF THE AREA BY LATE  TODAY. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT. EXPECT  INCREASING SOUTHERLY WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS ACROSS THE WESTERN  HALF OF THE GULF ON WED AHEAD OF THE NEXT COLD FRONT FORECAST TO  ENTER THE REGION BY WED NIGHT.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ017-242115-  W CENTRAL GULF FROM 22N TO 26N W OF 94W-  506 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017    TODAY  E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT W OF 96W...AND NE 5 TO 10 KT  ELSEWHERE. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  TONIGHT  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  TUE  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  TUE NIGHT  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  WED  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  WED NIGHT  SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  THU  NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.  THU NIGHT  E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  FRI  SE TO S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  FRI NIGHT  SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.    $$

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