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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 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-GMZ501-171630-
Synopsis Pascagoula to SW Pass Mississippi-
Synopsis SW Pass Mississippi River to Atchafalaya River-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will continue to dominate the Gulf of
Mexico through the week and into the weekend.

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GMZ534-171630-
Lake Borgne-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming south late in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms through the day.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest late in
the afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ532-171630-
Mississippi Sound-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the day.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west
near 10 knots after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves less than
1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming south in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet subsiding to less than 1 foot
after midnight. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ536-538-171630-
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots
in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4
seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds near 10 knots becoming southwest 5 to 10
knots late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4
seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds near 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ555-557-171630-
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-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the day.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 5 seconds in the afternoon. Slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 5 seconds in the afternoon. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ550-552-171630-
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-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms through the
day.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds near 5 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ575-577-171630-
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-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds near 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms through the day.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to
3 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the evening.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest late
in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds near 5 knots becoming east in the late
morning and afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ570-572-171630-
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-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds.
.FRIDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming northeast late in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north in the
late morning and early afternoon, then becoming southeast late in
the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 5 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ530-171630-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-
1028 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds near 5 knots becoming southwest
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant
period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...West winds near 5 knots. Waves less than 1 foot.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...West winds near 5 knots. Waves less than
1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot. Showers and
thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 5 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves less than 1 foot. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

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