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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3
OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST
TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

GMZ500-GMZ501-140830-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BE APPROACHING THE NORTHWEST GULF TODAY AND
MOVE THROUGH THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF WATERS TUESDAY. SQUALL CONDITIONS
ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP ALONG AND AHEAD OF THE FRONT MAINLY THIS
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE
NORTH GULF TUESDAY AND SETTLE OVER THE NORTH GULF THROUGH FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ534-140830-
LAKE BORGNE-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...TORNADO WATCH 538 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS EARLY DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WATERS CALM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ532-140830-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...TORNADO WATCH 538 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-140830-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ555-557-140830-
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-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN A FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ550-552-140830-
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-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN A FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-140830-
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-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN A FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-140830-
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-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN A FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 0 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ530-140830-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
255 PM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...TORNADO WATCH 538 IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 KNOTS EARLY DECREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WATERS CALM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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