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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-141515-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS
BEGINNING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. THIS LOW
WILL DRAG A COLD FRONT ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY NIGHT. A
STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA IN THE WAKE
OF THIS LOW TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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GMZ532-534-141515-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ536-538-141515-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 4 TO
6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS IN
THE MORNING. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ555-557-141515-
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-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
40 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-141515-
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-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. GUSTS UP TO
40 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS VERY ROUGH. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY
ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. PROTECTED WATERS
CHOPPY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS CHOPPY.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ575-577-141515-
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-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
35 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR
40 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ570-572-141515-
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-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. GUSTS UP TO
40 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 20 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ530-141515-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
944 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

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

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 4 TO 5 FEET IN THE LATE EVENING. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 40 KNOTS
EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
SUBSIDING WITH WATERS BECOMING CALM IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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