Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 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-GMZ501-140945-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A LARGE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN U.S.
WILL SHIFT EAST THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE AREA WILL
THEN MOVE THROUGH THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY AND GULF COAST
STATES MONDAY INTO MONDAY NIGHT WITH AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT
PUSHING THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE NORTHERN GULF AND BE REINFORCED DURING
THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK.

$$

GMZ534-140945-
LAKE BORGNE-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 1
SECOND.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ532-140945-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-140945-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.

$$

GMZ557-140945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO
10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-140945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-140945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING BECOMING VARIABLE 5
TO 10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-140945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-140945-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-140945-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
258 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 1
SECOND.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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