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FXUS64 KLIX 230534
AFDLIX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1134 PM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

.AVIATION...
A COLD FRONT HAS VERY SLOWLY PUSHED SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
THE EVENING HOURS AND WAS NOW SOUTH OF EACH OF THE TAF SITES. MAINLY
IFR CEILINGS WERE BEING OBSERVED BEHIND THE FRONT...AND IFR TO
MVFR CEILINGS WILL PREVAIL AT THE TERMINALS THROUGHOUT THE TAF
FORECAST PERIOD. SOME LIGHT FOG MAY BE OBSERVED AT KMSY AND KHUM
FOR THE NEXT HOUR OR SO UNTIL SOME DRIER AIR BEHIND THE FRONT MAKES
IT FARTHER SOUTH. AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE
OVERNIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTHERN AND
WESTERN SECTIONS. A BETTER CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL BE IN THE OFFING
FOR LATER MONDAY. 11

&&


.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
MCB  39  42  33  45 /  50  60  40  40
BTR  43  44  35  45 /  50  60  50  40
ASD  47  49  39  46 /  40  60  50  40
MSY  48  51  41  47 /  30  60  50  40
GPT  47  50  39  47 /  40  50  40  40
PQL  47  50  39  47 /  40  50  40  40

&&

.LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT TUESDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: BRETON SOUND...CHANDELEUR SOUND...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 PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
     RIVER OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO
     THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
     MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
     MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM...LAKE
     BORGNE...LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...AND
     MISSISSIPPI SOUND.

MS...NONE.
GM...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY UNTIL MIDNIGHT TUESDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: BRETON SOUND...CHANDELEUR SOUND...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 PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
     RIVER OUT 20 NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO
     THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
     MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60
     NM...COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
     MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM...LAKE
     BORGNE...LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS...AND
     MISSISSIPPI SOUND.

&&

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