Weather Summary for Mexico and Central America



May 28, 2017, 8:30 am (UTC: -07:00)
Subject: Weather Summary for Mexico and Central America

**OUTSIDE BAJA FORECAST**

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WARNINGS
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SHORT-TERM ENSENADA - CEDROS
TODAY - NW 15-21, Seas WNW 5-9 feet @ 9sec
TONITE - NW 14-19, Seas NW 5-9 feet @ 6sec
MONDAY - NW 14-19, Seas NW 5-9 feet @ 6sec
MONDAY NIGHT - NW 12-16, Seas W 5-8 feet @ 11sec

SHORT-TERM CEDROS - SAN LAZAROS
TODAY - NW 15-21, Seas NW 5-8 feet @ 6sec
TONITE - NW 14-19, Seas NW 5-9 feet @ 6sec
MONDAY - WNW 13-18, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - NW 13-18, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 15sec

SHORT-TERM SAN LAZAROS - CABO FALSO
TODAY - NW 15-20, Seas W 5-9 feet @ 10sec
TONITE - NW 15-21, Seas WNW 5-9 feet @ 6sec
MONDAY - WNW 14-20, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - WNW 14-19, Seas SW 5-9 feet @ 15sec

LONG-TERM OUTSIDE OF THE BAJA
TUESDAY - Northern 1/3 NW 12-16, Seas W 5-8 feet @ 11sec, Middle 2/3 NW 13-18, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 15sec, Southern 1/3 WNW 14-19, Seas SW 5-9 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - Northern 1/3 WNW 9-12, Seas NW 5-8 feet @ 8sec, Middle 2/3 WNW 11-16, Seas SW 4-7 feet @ 10sec, Southern 1/3 WNW 16-22, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 14sec
THURSDAY - Northern 1/3 NW 11-15, Seas NW 5-8 feet @ 8sec, Middle 2/3 NW 9-12, Seas SW 4-7 feet @ 10sec, Southern 1/3 WNW 16-22, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 11sec
FRIDAY - Northern 1/3 NW 13-17, Seas NW 5-9 feet @ 7sec, Middle 2/3 WNW 11-16, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 17sec, Southern 1/3 NW 16-22, Seas SSW 5-9 feet @ 17sec
SATURDAY - Northern 1/3 NW 9-12, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 17sec, Middle 2/3 NW 11-15, Seas SSW 5-9 feet @ 16sec, Southern 1/3 WNW 15-20, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 15sec


**SEA OF CORTEZ FORECAST**

GENTLE TO MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGH PRESSURE
CENTERED WEST OF THE AREA NEAR 30N135W AND LOWER PRESSURE OVER
NW MEXICO WILL CONTINUE WEST OF BAJA CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY, WITH SEAS GENERALLY 5 TO 6 FT. LIGHT VARIABLE WINDS
AND 1-2 FT SEAS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA
THROUGH THURSDAY. FURTHER SOUTH, LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS WILL
PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WINDS EAST OF A PAIR OF TROPICAL
WAVES THAT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH OF THE TEHUANTEPEC AREA WILL
BE MODERATE TO FRESH EAST TO SOUTHEASTERLY. A BROAD AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE MAY DEVELOP SOUTHWEST OF SOUTHEASTERN MEXICO AND GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC REGION DURING THE MIDDLE PORTION OF NEXT WEEK.
SHORT-TERM SEA OF CORTEZ NORTHERN HALF (north of 27N)
TODAY - WSW 7-9, Seas WSW 0-1 feet @ 2sec
TONITE - W 2-3, Seas NW 0-0 feet @ 1sec
MONDAY - SSE 7-10, Seas SSE 0-1 feet @ 1sec
MONDAY NIGHT - SW 10-14, Seas SW 1-2 feet @ 3sec

SHORT-TERM SEA OF CORTEZ SOUTHERN HALF (south of 27N)
TODAY - SSE 5-7, Seas SSW 3-5 feet @ 12sec
TONITE - SSW 3-4, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY - SSE 5-7, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - S 6-9, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 16sec

LONG-TERM SEA OF CORTEZ
TUESDAY - Northern Half SW 10-14, Seas SW 1-2 feet @ 3sec, Southern Half SSE 9-13, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - Northern Half SW 11-14, Seas SW 1-2 feet @ 2sec, Southern Half SSE 9-12, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 14sec
THURSDAY - Northern Half SW 10-13, Seas SW 1-2 feet @ 3sec, Southern Half WSW 10-14, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - Northern Half SSW 10-14, Seas SSW 1-2 feet @ 3sec, Southern Half WSW 5-7, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - Northern Half SSE 9-12, Seas SSE 0-1 feet @ 1sec, Southern Half WNW 5-7, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 16sec


**SEA OF CORTEZ SOUTHERN CROSSING FORECAST**
SHORT-TERM SOUTHERN CROSSING (along 23N)
TODAY - SSE 5-7, Seas SSW 3-5 feet @ 12sec
TONITE - SSW 3-4, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY - SSE 5-7, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - S 6-9, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 16sec

LONG-TERM SOUTHERN CROSSING
TUESDAY - SSE 9-13, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - SSE 9-12, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 14sec
THURSDAY - WSW 10-14, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - WSW 5-7, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - WNW 5-7, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 16sec


**MAZATLAN TO BANDERAS BAY FORECAST**
SHORT-TERM MAZATLAN TO BAHIA BANDERAS
TODAY - W 6-8, Seas SSW 2-4 feet @ 12sec
TONITE - SSW 5-7, Seas SW 2-4 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY - SSW 6-9, Seas SW 2-4 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - S 5-7, Seas SW 2-4 feet @ 15sec

LONG-TERM MAZATLAN TO BAHIA BANDERAS
TUESDAY - SSW 8-11, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - WNW 8-11, Seas SW 2-4 feet @ 13sec
THURSDAY - WNW 9-12, Seas SSW 3-5 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - WNW 9-13, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - WNW 9-12, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 15sec


**CABO CORRIENTES FORECAST**
SHORT-TERM CABO CORRIENTES TO MANZANILLO
TODAY - WSW 7-10, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 17sec
TONITE - SSE 1-1, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY - S 8-11, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - S 6-8, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 15sec

LONG-TERM CABO CORRIENTES TO MANZANILLO
TUESDAY - S 10-13, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - WNW 6-8, Seas SW 3-5 feet @ 13sec
THURSDAY - WNW 7-10, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - WNW 8-11, Seas SSW 4-7 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - WNW 6-9, Seas SSW 4-7 feet @ 15sec


**MEXICAN RIVIERA FORECAST**
SHORT-TERM MEXICAN RIVIERA MANZANILLO TO BAHIAS DE HUATULCO
TODAY - SW 5-8, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 17sec
TONITE - N 2-3, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY - SE 7-9, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - E 2-3, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 15sec

LONG-TERM MEXICAN RIVIERA MANZANILLO TO BAHIAS DE HUATULCO
TUESDAY - SSE 7-10, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 14sec
WEDNESDAY - SSE 9-13, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 13sec
THURSDAY - SE 9-12, Seas SSW 4-7 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - ESE 16-22, Seas SSW 6-10 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - ESE 14-18, Seas SSW 5-9 feet @ 15sec


**TEHUANTEPEC FORECAST**

GENTLE TO MODERATE NORTHWEST WINDS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGH PRESSURE
CENTERED WEST OF THE AREA NEAR 30N135W AND LOWER PRESSURE OVER
NW MEXICO WILL CONTINUE WEST OF BAJA CALIFORNIA THROUGH EARLY
WEDNESDAY, WITH SEAS GENERALLY 5 TO 6 FT. LIGHT VARIABLE WINDS
AND 1-2 FT SEAS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA
THROUGH THURSDAY. FURTHER SOUTH, LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS WILL
PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WINDS EAST OF A PAIR OF TROPICAL
WAVES THAT WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH OF THE TEHUANTEPEC AREA WILL
BE MODERATE TO FRESH EAST TO SOUTHEASTERLY. A BROAD AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE MAY DEVELOP SOUTHWEST OF SOUTHEASTERN MEXICO AND GULF
OF TEHUANTEPEC REGION DURING THE MIDDLE PORTION OF NEXT WEEK.
SHORT-TERM TEHUANTEPEC
TODAY - ESE 7-10, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 13sec
TONITE - SE 14-19, Seas SSW 4-7 feet @ 12sec
MONDAY - SE 14-19, Seas SW 5-9 feet @ 16sec
MONDAY NIGHT - SE 7-10, Seas SW 5-8 feet @ 16sec

LONG-TERM TEHUANTEPEC
TUESDAY - ESE 9-13, Seas SW 4-7 feet @ 15sec
WEDNESDAY - SSE 7-10, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 14sec
THURSDAY - SSW 5-7, Seas SSW 4-6 feet @ 18sec
FRIDAY - S 6-9, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 16sec
SATURDAY - SSE 6-8, Seas SSW 5-8 feet @ 15sec


**GAP WINDS FORECAST**

.INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
MONSOON TOUGH FROM 08N74W TO 11N104W TO 09N119W. ITCZ FROM
09N119W TO 06N140W. SCATTERED MODERATE TO STRONG WITHIN 60 NM OF
08N84W AND 12N90W.

THE MONSOON TOUGH EXTENDS FROM LOW PRESSURE IN NORTHERN COLOMBIA
CENTERED NEAR 08N74W TO 11N104W TO 09N119W. THE ITCZ CONTINUES
FROM 09N119W TO 06N140W. CLUSTERS OF SCATTERED MODERATE TO
STRONG CONVECTION ARE ALONG THE COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICA
CENTERED NEAR 08N84W AND 12N90W. MINIMAL CONVECTION IS NOTED
ELSEWHERE ALONG THE CONVERGENCE BOUNDARY.

A WEAK HIGH WILL MEANDER OVER NORTHWEST WATERS NEAR 30N135W THE
NEXT 3 DAYS THEN SHIFT WESTWARD INTO THE CENTRAL PACIFIC. GENTLE
TO MODERATE WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER NORTHERN WATERS WITH 5-7 FT
SEAS. MODERATE TO FRESH NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL IN
SOUTHERN WATERS NORTH OF THE ITCZ, WITH 6-7 FT SEAS INCREASING
SLIGHTLY TO 7-8 FT TUESDAY AS NORTHEAST TRADES STRENGTHEN TO 20
KT FROM 07N TO 15N WEST OF 130W. SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO LINGER UP
TO 8 FT WEST OF 130W WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.
...INTERTROPICAL CONVERGENCE ZONE/MONSOON TROUGH...
THE MONSOON TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO INTERSECT THE REGION FROM
WEST TO EAST THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS, SUPPORTING CONVECTION MAINLY
NORTH OF 03N. MAINLY LIGHT TO GENTLE WINDS WILL PREVAIL NORTH OF
THE TROUGH AXIS WITH 4 TO 6 FT SEAS. SOUTH OF THE TROUGH AXIS,
MODERATE TO LOCALLY FRESH SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED
WITH SEAS OF 5 TO 7 FT.
SHORT-TERM GAP WINDS (Near 11N 86W)
TODAY - ENE 15-20, Seas SSW 3-6 feet @ 12sec
TONITE - ENE 11-16, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 18sec
MONDAY - ENE 15-20, Seas SW 4-7 feet @ 17sec
MONDAY NIGHT - ENE 11-15, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 16sec

LONG-TERM GAP WINDS (Near 11N 86W)
TUESDAY - ENE 11-15, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 16sec
WEDNESDAY - ENE 9-13, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 14sec
THURSDAY - SSW 8-10, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 13sec
FRIDAY - ENE 9-12, Seas SW 3-6 feet @ 17sec
SATURDAY - ENE 11-16, Seas SW 4-6 feet @ 14sec