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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 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-GMZ501-181615-
Synopsis Pascagoula to SW Pass Mississippi-
Synopsis SW Pass Mississippi River to Atchafalaya River-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS...Ridge of high pressure will maintain an east to
southeast flow across the coastal waters into the weekend. A
cold front will approach the coastal waters Sunday night.

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GMZ532-534-181615-
Mississippi Sound-Lake Borgne-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ536-538-181615-
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

$$

GMZ555-557-181615-
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-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
6 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ550-552-181615-
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-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

$$

GMZ575-577-181615-
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-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

$$

GMZ570-572-181615-
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-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and
thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds near 5 knots becoming southwest in
the late evening and early morning, then becoming northwest after
midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ530-181615-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-
1004 PM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.REST OF TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.
.FRIDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers
and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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