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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 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-GMZ501-191515-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
STRONGER NORTH WINDS WILL GRADUALLY EASE TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
OVER EAST TEXAS WILL SLIDE EAST OVER THE REGION TONIGHT. AS A
RESULT...CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN TO IMPROVE LATER TODAY AS THE
GRADIENT RELAXES. ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE COASTAL WATERS
LATE SATURDAY AND YIELD A STRONG ONSHORE FLOW FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
EARLY SUNDAY.

$$

GMZ532-534-191515-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ536-538-191515-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ557-191515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ555-191515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ550-552-191515-
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-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ575-577-191515-
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-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ570-572-191515-
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-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 10 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
10 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ530-191515-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
840 PM CST TUE NOV 18 2014

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$







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