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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-261600-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
THE COMBINATION OF A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE SOUTHEAST AND A
BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO WILL KEEP HIGHER
WINDS OVER THE WATERS THROUGH SATURDAY. THE HIGH WILL WEAKEN BY
SUNDAY AS A LOW DEVELOPS OVER THE AREA. THIS LOW WILL PULL EAST OF
THE REGION NEXT MONDAY...ALLOWING ANOTHER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE TO
BUILD IN FOR TUESDAY.

$$

GMZ534-261600-
LAKE BORGNE-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WATERS CALM DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ532-261600-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WATERS CALM DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WATERS CALM. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WATERS CALM. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ536-538-261600-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3
FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WATERS CALM DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WATERS CALM. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ555-557-261600-
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 OUT 20 NM-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ550-552-261600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ575-577-261600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ570-572-261600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT FRIDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ530-261600-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
946 PM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WATERS CALM
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WATERS CALM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WATERS CALM.

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