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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 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-GMZ501-140415-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BE APPROACHING THE NORTHWEST
GULF TODAY AND MOVE THROUGH THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF WATERS TUESDAY.
SQUALL CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP ALONG AND AHEAD OF THE
FRONT MAINLY THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN
BUILD INTO THE NORTH GULF TUESDAY AND SETTLE OVER THE NORTH GULF
THROUGH FRIDAY.

$$

GMZ534-140415-
LAKE BORGNE-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

GMZ532-140415-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-140415-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-140415-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN A FOOT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ550-552-140415-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING
TO LESS THAN A FOOT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-140415-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET SUBSIDING
TO LESS THAN A FOOT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ570-572-140415-
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-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET SUBSIDING
TO LESS THAN A FOOT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 0 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ530-140415-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
1052 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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