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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 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-GMZ501-311400-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE EASTERN UNITED
STATES DURING THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE
AGAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN UNITED STATES TUESDAY. LOW
PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST AT MIDWEEK.

$$

GMZ534-311400-
LAKE BORGNE-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 20
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ532-311400-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET INCREASING TO 2 TO 3 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. LIGHT
RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ536-538-311400-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET INCREASING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ555-557-311400-
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-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ550-552-311400-
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-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ575-577-311400-
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-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ570-572-311400-
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-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 7 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ530-311400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
915 PM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET. LIGHT RAIN LIKELY.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

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