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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 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-GMZ501-162230-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON
AND INTO TONIGHT. AS THE LOW PULLS TO THE EAST ON MONDAY...A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SLIDE THROUGH THE REGION. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL THEN SETTLE OVER THE AREA FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

$$

GMZ534-162230-
LAKE BORGNE-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ532-162230-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
NEAR 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-162230-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-162230-
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-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST NEAR 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 5
TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-162230-
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-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS RISING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO
5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-162230-
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-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6
FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
NEAR 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO
6 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 12 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 10 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-162230-
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-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
EVENING.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-162230-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
348 AM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 RISING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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