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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.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ021-071445-  E GULF FROM 22N TO 25N E OF 87W INCLUDING STRAITS OF FLORIDA-  932 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016    OVERNIGHT  SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE LATE. SEAS 3 FT...  SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.  WED  SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS  AND ISOLATED TSTMS.  WED NIGHT  E TO SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS...  BUILDING TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.  THU  E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.  THU NIGHT  NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO  5 TO 8 FT LATE.  FRI  NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.  FRI NIGHT  NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT.  SAT  NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  SAT NIGHT  NE TO E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  SUN  E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  SUN NIGHT  E WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT.    $$

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