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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA TO HIGH
ISLAND TX OUT 60 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING SABINE AND
CALCASIEU LAKES AND VERMILION BAY

GMZ400-250815-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT
60 NM INCLUDING SABINE AND CALCASIEU LAKES AND VERMILION BAY
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS...
AN ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND TONIGHT ACROSS THE
NORTHERN GULF. A BRIEF PERIOD OF OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP
FRIDAY BEHIND A WEAK COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN AND SEAS
WILL BUILD THROUGH THE WEEKEND IN ADVANCE OF OUR NEXT FRONTAL
PASSAGE LATE MONDAY.

$$

GMZ430-250815-
SABINE LAKE-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE NIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP DECREASING TO SMOOTH
LATE IN THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ432-250815-
CALCASIEU LAKE-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN
THE NIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP DECREASING TO SMOOTH LATE IN
THE NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ435-250815-
VERMILLION BAY-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH UP TO
5 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

$$

GMZ450-250815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN
THE NIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ452-250815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE
IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING EAST UP TO 5 KNOTS EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ455-250815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 0 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS. SEAS 0 TO 1 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 0 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ470-250815-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ472-250815-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ475-250815-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
224 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...WEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST UP TO
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

$$

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