Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 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-GMZ501-251400-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED OVER THE AREA
TONIGHT. THE HIGH WILL SHIFT TOWARD THE EASTERN GULF TUESDAY AS A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE PLAINS. THIS LOW WILL PUSH A WEAK
FRONT TOWARD THE COAST WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY. THE FRONT
SHOULD DISSIPATE BEFORE IT ENTERS THE COASTAL WATERS.
ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SHOULD THEN MOVE INTO THE PLAINS ON
FRIDAY AND IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS LATE IN THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.

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GMZ534-251400-
LAKE BORGNE-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ532-251400-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ536-538-251400-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15
KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
6 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ555-557-251400-
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-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-251400-
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-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-251400-
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-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-251400-
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-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 9 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 25 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 10 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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GMZ530-251400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
930 PM CDT MON APR 24 2017

.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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