marine weather discussion NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 358 am EDT Mon Jul 22 2019
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 ridge along the northern Gulf of Mexico will retreat E on Tuesday night, and allow a cold front to move into the northern Gulf of Mexico. The front will stall and weaken on Wednesday and Thursday. Gentle to moderate winds will continue across most of the basin, except for fresh winds pulsing to the W of the Yucatan Peninsula at night.
...Caribbean Sea and tropical N Atlantic from 07n to 19n between 55w and 64w...
.Rest of tonight...NE to E winds 25 to 35 kt within 90 nm of coast of Colombia, and NE to E 20 to 25 kt elsewhere. Seas 6 to 9 ft in N to NE swell.
High pressure N of the area will support fresh to strong trade winds in the central Caribbean Sea through next week. The wind speeds along the coast of Colombia will reach gale-force tonight. Fresh easterly winds will pulse in the Gulf of Honduras tonight and on Monday night.
...SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas...
A westward-moving trough, presently in the central Bahamas, will reach the waters between the Bahamas and Florida late tonight. A 29n/30n ridge will maintain gentle to moderate east to southeast winds across the region through Tuesday night. The ridge will start retreating eastward on Tuesday night, enabling a trough to move through the NW waters from Florida on Wednesday morning. Fresh to occasionally strong E winds will pulse N of Hispaniola each night, through the middle of next week.
.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... .Amz031...Caribbean from 11n to 15n between 72w and 80w including Colombia basin... Gale Warning rest of tonight.
.SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas... None.
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.Forecaster Mt. National Hurricane Center.