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Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook – NHC

ABNT20 KNHC 162335

Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 PM EDT Sat Jun 16 2018

For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

Disorganized shower and thunderstorm activity continues in
association with a surface trough over the southern Gulf of Mexico
and an upper-level low over the western Gulf of Mexico. Surface
observations and high-resolution wind data indicate that a surface
circulation does not exist, but strong winds are occuring to the
northeast of the trough. Environmental conditions are not expected
to support significant development, however, heavy rains and gusty
winds are likely to spread across the central Gulf of Mexico tonight
and will reach portions of the Texas and southwestern Louisiana
coasts on Sunday. For more details on this system please see
products issued by your local weather office and High Seas Forecasts
issued by the National Weather Service.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…20 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…20 percent.


High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service can be
found under AWIPS header NFDHSFAT1, WMO header FZNT01 KWBC, and
on the Web at

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Forecaster Blake

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