(Weather Guru)
Fri Jul 13 2012 06:58 AM
Re: Upper Low - GOM

Good Morning Folks,

I see the 1014 surface low up in the crook of the panhandle.
But the rotation associated with the wave just North of the Yucatan seems interesting.

If you look at the closest Bouy Station 42003 (LLNR 1395) - E GULF 208 nm West of Naples, FL :
Wind Direction (WDIR): WSW ( 250 deg true )
Wind Speed (WSPD): 9.7 kts
Wind Gust (GST): 13.6 kts
Wave Height (WVHT): 1.0 ft
Dominant Wave Period (DPD): 4 sec
Average Period (APD): 4.1 sec
Mean Wave Direction (MWD): E ( 89 deg true )
Atmospheric Pressure (PRES): 29.97 in
Pressure Tendency (PTDY): -0.01 in ( Falling )
Air Temperature (ATMP): 81.0 °F
Water Temperature (WTMP): 85.1 °F

Pressure has been fallinig

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