marine weather discussion NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 233 PM EDT sun Sep 23 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...
Light to gentle winds will generally prevail the next couple of days before increasing slightly through the middle of next week. Seas of 3 ft or less will prevail. A surface trough will develop over the Yucatan Peninsula each evening, shift W over the SW Gulf each night, then dissipate each morning. Moderate to fresh winds will accompany the trough.
...Caribbean Sea and tropical N Atlantic from 07n to 19n between 55w and 64w...
Tropical Storm Kirk near 9.3n 30.2w 1006 mb at 11 am EDT moving W at 18 kt. Maximum sustained winds 35 kt gusts 45 kt. Kirk will move to 9.8n 33.2w this evening, 10.2n 37.3w Mon morning, 10.5n 41.5w Mon evening, 10.7n 45.6w Tue morning, and 11.2n 52.4w Wed morning. Kirk will change little in intensity as it moves to near 12.3n 57.5w early Thu, and continue to near 13.5n 62.0w Fri.
...SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas...
Low pres centered near 28n68w 1010 mb will weaken and slowly drift W across the northern forecast waters through early 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... none.
.SW N Atlantic including the Bahamas... None.
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.Forecaster al. National Hurricane Center.