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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

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-GMZ501-142145-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.SYNOPSIS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEK. LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVING ACROSS THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WILL
MAINTAIN AN UNSETTLED PATTERN FOR FREQUENT ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE NORTH GULF WATERS INTO THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ534-142145-
LAKE BORGNE-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ532-142145-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ536-538-142145-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ555-557-142145-
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-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE. SEAS
2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-142145-
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-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-142145-
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-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ570-572-142145-
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-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-142145-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
405 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

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