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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-142230-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS
TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH DANGEROUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED TONIGHT. A
STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA IN THE WAKE
OF THIS LOW TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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GMZ532-534-142230-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-LAKE BORGNE-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 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.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 KNOTS
EARLY EASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
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 AND 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 THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 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.

$$

GMZ536-538-142230-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES
3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF 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.

$$

GMZ555-557-142230-
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-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO
30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-142230-
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-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS
EXTREMELY ROUGH. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS EXTREMELY ROUGH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS VERY ROUGH.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 4 FEET. PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS ROUGH. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PROTECTED
WATERS CHOPPY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
PROTECTED WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ575-142230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING WEST WITH GUSTS TO
NEAR 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
8 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ577-142230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 30
KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-142230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. GUSTS UP TO 45 KNOTS. SEAS 5
TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO
7 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF 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 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ572-142230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY LATE.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 20 TO
25 KNOTS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST 25 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 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. SEAS 6 TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-142230-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
455 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 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.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
35 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO NEAR 45 KNOTS
EASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES
3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF 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 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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