Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT TO 60 MILE

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-GMZ501-252230-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A FAST MOVING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OUT OF THE COASTAL
WATERS LATER THIS MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN SETTLE IN FOR
THE REST OF THE WEEKEND. A FAST MOVING AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
PASS NORTH OF THE COASTAL WATERS ON MONDAY. AT THE SAME
TIME...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN PARKED OVER THE EASTERN GULF AND
FLORIDA MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


$$

GMZ534-252230-
LAKE BORGNE-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST NEAR 10
KNOTS LATE. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. WAVES
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

GMZ532-252230-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.


$$

GMZ536-538-252230-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2
TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
WAVES TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.


$$

GMZ555-557-252230-
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 MILE-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

$$

GMZ550-552-252230-
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 MILE-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.

$$

GMZ575-577-252230-
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 MILE-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
25 TO 30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-252230-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 MILE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 MILE-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 25 TO
30 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-252230-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
324 AM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EARLY THIS MORNING EASING TO
NEAR 15 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

$$


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