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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 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-GMZ501-301630-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE BY FRIDAY MORNING.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE OVER THE EASTERN UNITED STATES OVER
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.

$$

GMZ534-301630-
LAKE BORGNE-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ532-301630-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ536-538-301630-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NEAR 20
KNOTS LATE. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3
TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ555-557-301630-
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-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NEAR 20
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ550-552-301630-
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-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NEAR 20 KNOTS LATE. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ575-577-301630-
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-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH NEAR 20
KNOTS LATE. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ570-572-301630-
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-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 20
KNOTS LATE . SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5
FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ530-301630-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
945 PM CST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CST FRIDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS LATE. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS LATE.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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