Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1154 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.AVIATION...
...06Z TAF ISSUANCE...
EAST FLOW AROUND THE RETREATING RIDGE WILL BRING MID 50S DEWPOINT
AIR OVER LOWER 50S COASTAL WATERS. AS A RESULT...A LOW STRATUS
DECT WILL SPREAD OVER THE NEAR COASTAL TAF SITES WITH IFR CEILINGS
THROUGH 14Z. CEILINGS MAY TRY TO ASCEND DURING THE DAY SUNDAY WITH
HEATING BUT ONLY UP TO 1.5 TO 2KFT. THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL
BRING A SLIGHT LIFT AND AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN OVER WESTERN TAF SITES
AND POSSIBLY PREVAILING SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT KHUM...TEMPO AT
KMSY...KBTR...KNEW AND KBTR. MVFR TO IFR CEILINGS WILL CONTINUE
FROM 00Z MON THROUGH 12Z MONDAY. 18

&&

.LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT SUNDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST
     PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS
     FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA
     OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER
     ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM
     STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI
     RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM...AND COASTAL WATERS FROM THE
     SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON
     FROM 20 TO 60 NM.

MS...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT SUNDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST
     PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS
     FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA
     OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER
     ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM
     STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI
     RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM...AND COASTAL WATERS FROM THE
     SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON
     FROM 20 TO 60 NM.

&&

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