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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

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SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED OVER THE WESTERN
ATLANTIC TODAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL
WATERS BEGINNING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. A
STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA IN THE WAKE
OF THIS LOW TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

$$

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MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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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-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
25 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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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-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-140415-
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-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 35 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN
BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL EARLY MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-140415-
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-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PATCHY
FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY 1 NM OR LESS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-140415-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
1023 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING.
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. VISIBILITY
1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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