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FZUS54 KLIX 160834
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-162130-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT IS MOVING TOWARDS THE COASTAL WATERS
AND WILL STALL NEAR THE COAST. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN
AS THE COLD FRONT APPROACHES CAUSING WINDS AND SEAS TO INCREASE
FOR A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME THIS MORNING. ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL
CROSS THE CENTRAL PLAINS AND MID SOUTH LATER THIS WEEK.

$$

GMZ532-534-162130-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO A FOOT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ536-538-162130-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10
KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ555-557-162130-
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-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-162130-
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-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AT 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE MORNING. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS
CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO A FOOT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PROTECTED WATERS
CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-162130-
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-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1
TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-162130-
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-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-162130-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
334 AM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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