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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 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-GMZ501-282145-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTHWARD THOUGH THE COASTAL
WATERS TODAY STALLING OFFSHORE. THE FRONT WILL MOVE FARTHER
OFFSHORE THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE REGION AND
BECOMES REINFORCED DURING THE WEEK...WITH OFFSHORE FLOW PREVAILING
INTO NEXT WEEK.

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GMZ534-282145-
LAKE BORGNE-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ532-282145-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST NEAR
5 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET SUBSIDING TO LESS THAN 1 FOOT IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-282145-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-282145-
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-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ550-552-282145-
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-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE. SEAS
1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-282145-
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-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ570-572-282145-
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-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-282145-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
423 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING 5 TO 10 KNOTS
IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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