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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-240315-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED OVER THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH AND
WEST OF THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK...ALLOWING A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
TO SLIDE IN FROM THE NORTHEAST.

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GMZ532-534-240315-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
BY AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2
FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ536-538-240315-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ555-557-240315-
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-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-240315-
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-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-240315-
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-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-240315-
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-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-240315-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
957 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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