marine weather discussion NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 301 am EST Mon Dec 10 2018
Marine weather discussion for the Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, and tropical North Atlantic from 07n to 19n between 55w and 64w and the southwest North Atlantic including the Bahamas
...Gulf of Mexico...
A cold front over the far SW waters will shift se of the Gulf waters today. High pres building in the wake of the front will prevail through midweek. The next cold front will move into the NW Gulf Thu, quickly reaching the eastern Gulf late Thu night, pushing se of the basin Fri night. Strong to near gale force winds will follow that next front.
...Caribbean Sea and tropical N Atlantic from 07n to 19n between 55w and 64w...
Fresh to strong trade winds will prevail in the S central Caribbean through Fri night, pulsing to near gale off the coast of Colombia at night. A cold front in the Yucatan Channel will shift E, reaching from near the Windward Passage to near the Honduras/Nicaragua border by Tue night where it will stall and dissipate through Wed. Fresh to strong winds will prevail behind the front this afternoon through early Wed. Another cold front may enter the NW Caribbean by Fri night.
...SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas...
A cold front from 31n75w to S Florida will shift E across the basin through Wed. A reinforcing cold front will move across the northern waters Tue, with the two boundaries merging by Wed. Gale winds are possible N of 29n and E of 77w with the next front. Return flow will dominate for the end of the week, with another potentially strong cold front impacting the NW portion by late Fri.
.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... .amz113...Atlantic from 27n to 31n between 70w and 77w... Gale Warning Tue night. .Amz115...Atlantic from 27n to 31n between 65w and 70w... Gale Warning early today. Gale Warning Tue night. Gale conditions possible Tue night.
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