marine weather discussion NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 144 PM EDT Mon may 20 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...
Strong se to S winds and building seas are expected across the western Gulf today and tonight. Fresh to strong easterly winds near the West Coast of Yucatan Peninsula are possible each night as a trough moves W from land. Smoke and haze from fires across southern Mexico will reduce visibilities over the western Gulf and the Bay of Campeche the next several days.
...Caribbean Sea and tropical N Atlantic from 07n to 19n between 55w and 64w...
Fresh to occasionally strong trades are expected across most of the central Caribbean and the Gulf of Honduras through Thursday night, then winds in these areas will decrease Fri and Fri night. Moderate to fresh trades will prevail across the tropical North Atlantic through Fri night.
...SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas...
A surface trough extends from 30n68w to low pressure 1015 mb currently centered near 26.5n68.5w to 21n70w. The low could develop into a short-lived subtropical or tropical cyclone by tonight or Tuesday as it moves N to NE. Otherwise, moderate winds will generally prevail across the region through Fri night. A cold front will enter the northern waters Wed, then weaken as it reaches the northern Bahamas Thu,
.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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.Forecaster cam. National Hurricane Center.