Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 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-GMZ501-301530-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
TONIGHT AND WILL BE REINFORCED ON FRIDAY. STRONG HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THE COLD FRONT OVER THE WEEKEND.

$$

GMZ532-534-301530-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-301530-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-301530-
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-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-301530-
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-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-301530-
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-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-301530-
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-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-301530-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
941 PM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT
THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.

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