Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT TO 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-GMZ501-251515-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH MONDAY. A COLD FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY NIGHT WITH COOLER
AND MUCH DRIER AIR MOVING INTO THE NORTH GULF TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL SLOWLY MODERATE OVER THE EASTERN UNITED STATES THROUGH NEXT
WEEK.

$$

GMZ534-251515-
LAKE BORGNE-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ532-251515-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-251515-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS RISING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-251515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-251515-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
925 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

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