Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 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-GMZ501-231530-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND A COLD FRONT AND
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TONIGHT AND REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH TUESDAY.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT SHOULD PASS THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS AT MID
WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD BACK OVER THE AREA FOR THE END
OF THE WEEK.


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GMZ534-231530-
LAKE BORGNE-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ532-231530-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ536-538-231530-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 8
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 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 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES
3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ555-557-231530-
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-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 45 KNOTS. SEAS 12 TO 16 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 18
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SEAS BUILDING TO 14 TO 18 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 22 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 5
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. WAVES OR
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 11 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ550-552-231530-
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-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KNOTS EASING TO 25 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 12 TO 16 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 12 TO 16 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 18 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 20 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ575-577-231530-
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-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO
NEAR 50 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
22 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 14 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ570-572-231530-
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-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 40 KNOTS EASING TO 25 TO
30 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS
TO 22 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SEAS
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 13 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
20 TO 25 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 7 TO 8 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 6 FEET.

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GMZ530-231530-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
830 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST MONDAY...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST MONDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT
GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. WAVES SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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