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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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-GMZ501-312200-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE OVER THE NORTH GULF INTO MID WEEK. A SLOW
MOVING FRONT WILL APPROACH BY THE WEEKEND.

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GMZ534-312200-
LAKE BORGNE-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS
THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ532-312200-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 KNOTS IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ536-538-312200-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ555-557-312200-
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-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ550-552-312200-
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-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ575-577-312200-
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-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ570-572-312200-
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-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD
6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ530-312200-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
356 AM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST NEAR
5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND IN THE
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT BUILDING TO
1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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