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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.        GMZ001-272000-  SYNOPSIS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO  400 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017      .SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT ENTERING THE NW GULF WILL STALL FROM  MOBILE BAY TO THE NE COAST OF MEXICO NEAR 23N98W LATE TODAY...THEN  WILL SHIFT N OF AREA TONIGHT. STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL FOLLOW  FRI AND SAT OVER THE CENTRAL AND WESTERN GULF BETWEEN HIGH PRES IN  THE ATLC AND DEVELOPING LOW PRES MOVING FROM W TEXAS TO THE  CENTRAL PLAINS. STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL FOLLOW A TRAILING  COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF THE TEXAS COAST EARLY SUN...WITH NEAR  GALE FORCE WINDS IN AREAS ALONG THE MEXICAN COAST BETWEEN TAMPICO  AND VERACRUZ. WINDS AND SEAS DIMINISH THROUGH MON AS THE FRONT  STALLS AND DISSIPATES FROM CENTRAL FLORIDA TO NW YUCATAN LATE MON.    $$
 SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE  HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE  MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.        GMZ023-272000-  SW GULF S OF 22N W OF 94W-  400 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017    TODAY  NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT FROM 20N TO 22N E OF 95W. E OF 95W  SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.  TONIGHT  NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...SHIFTING TO E TO SE 10 TO 15 KT  LATE. SEAS 2 FT OR LESS.  FRI  SE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.  FRI NIGHT  SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  SAT  SE TO S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.  SAT NIGHT  SE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  SUN  S WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.  SUN NIGHT  NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  MON  NW TO N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.  MON NIGHT  N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.    $$

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