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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-151515-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE COASTAL
WATERS TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TOMORROW
AND REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
THEN IMPACT THE AREA ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD BACK OVER THE AREA FOR THE WEEKEND.

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GMZ532-534-151515-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 81 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS EASING
TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 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. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ536-538-151515-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 81 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3
FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6
FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ557-151515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-151515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 81 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4
FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS
SUBSIDING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-151515-
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-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 81 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS
DECREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS VERY ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.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 AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

$$

GMZ575-577-151515-
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-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-151515-
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-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS 40 TO 45 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS
IN THE MORNING. SEAS 9 TO 12 FEET SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 10 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-151515-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
956 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 81 IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS
WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 KNOTS
IN THE MORNING EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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