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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 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-GMZ501-171600-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE FOUR CORNERS WILL
SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE SOUTHERN PLAINS AND THEN THE GULF SOUTH
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. IN THE WAKE OF THE LOW AND A WEAK COLD
FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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GMZ534-171600-
LAKE BORGNE-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE
MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ532-171600-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH IN THE
LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

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GMZ536-538-171600-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ555-557-171600-
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-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.

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GMZ550-552-171600-
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-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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GMZ575-577-171600-
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-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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GMZ570-572-171600-
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-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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GMZ530-171600-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
427 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
UNTIL EARLY MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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