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MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
109 PM EDT MON JUN 27 2016

MARINE WEATHER DISCUSSION FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO...CARIBBEAN SEA AND TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 19N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...AND THE SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS.


...GULF OF MEXICO...

MODEL PREFERENCE: GLOBAL MODEL CONSENSUS. HIGH CONFIDENCE.

HIGH PRESSURE PREVAILS OVER THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO. LATEST SATELLITE DERIVED WINDS AND SEAS ALONG WITH SHIP...BUOY...AND CMAN DATA DEPICT LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO. SEAS ARE IN THE 2-3 FT RANGE OVER THE WESTERN GULF AND 1-2 FT OVER THE EASTERN GULF. LITTLE CHANGE TO THE OVERALL PATTERN IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL OVER THE NORTHERN GULF WATERS. A THERMALLY INDUCED TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE YUCATAN PENINSULA EACH EVENING...SHIFTING OFFSHORE INTO THE SW GULF DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...AND DISSIPATING BY EARLY MORNING.


...CARIBBEAN SEA AND TROPICAL N ATLC FROM 07N TO 19N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W...

MODEL PREFERENCE: GLOBAL MODEL CONSENSUS. HIGH CONFIDENCE.

LATEST SATELLITE DERIVED WINDS AND SEAS ALONG WITH SHIP...BUOY... AND CMAN DATA DEPICT FRESH TO STRONG TRADES OVER THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN...GENTLE TO MODERATE TRADES OVER THE EASTERN AND WESTERN CARIBBEAN AS WELL AS THE TROPICAL N ATLC WATERS. SEAS ARE IN THE 8-10 FT RANGE OVER THE SOUTH CENTRAL CARIBBEAN...6-8 FT OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL CARIBBEAN...3-5 FT OVER THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN...3-5 FT OVER THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN...AND 4-5 FT OVER THE TROPICAL N ATLC WATERS. LITTLE CHANGE EXPECTED IN THE OVERALL SYNOPTIC PATTERN. HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL PREVAIL OVER THE SW N ATLC WATERS WITH CLIMATOLOGICAL LOW PRESSURE OVER COLOMBIA WILL CONTINUE TO PROMOTE FRESH TO STRONG TRADES OVER THE CENTRAL CARIBBEAN WATERS. THE RIDGE NORTH OF THE AREA WILL BUILD TONIGHT WHICH WILL BRING AN INCREASE IN COVERAGE OF FRESH TO STRONG TRADES OVER THE CARIBBEAN AS WELL AS BRING A SLIGHT INCREASE IN SEAS.


...SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS...

MODEL PREFERENCE: GLOBAL MODEL CONSENSUS. HIGH CONFIDENCE.

A TROUGH PREVAILS OVER THE NW WATERS AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA. LATEST SATELLITE DERIVED WINDS AND SEAS ALONG WITH SHIP...BUOY...AND CMAN DATA DEPICT LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS PREVAIL OVER THE AREA. SEAS ARE IN THE 3-4 FT RANGE OUTSIDE THE BAHAMAS AND 1-2 FT WEST OF THE BAHAMAS. THE RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AS THE TROUGH DISSIPATES. THE RIDGE WILL THEN PREVAIL OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST PERIOD.

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.WARNINGS...ANY CHANGES IMPACTING COASTAL NWS OFFICES WILL BE COORDINATED THROUGH AWIPS II COLLABORATION CHAT OR BY TELEPHONE:


.GULF OF MEXICO... NONE.


.CARIBBEAN SEA AND TROPICAL N ATLANTIC FROM 07N TO 19N BETWEEN 55W AND 64W... NONE.


.SW N ATLANTIC INCLUDING THE BAHAMAS... NONE.

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*FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS PLEASE VISIT: HTTP://WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/ABOUTTAFBPROD.SHTML#OWF

NOTE: GRIDDED MARINE FORECASTS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE (NDFD) AT: HTTP://WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/MARINE/GRIDS.PHP

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE VISIT: HTTP://WWW.HURRICANE WARNINGS.GOV/MARINE

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.FORECASTER AL. NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER.

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