Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT TO 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-GMZ501-260415-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH MONDAY.
A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS
MONDAY NIGHT WITH COOLER AND MUCH DRIER AIR MOVING INTO THE NORTH
GULF TUESDAY. A SECONDARY SURGE OF DRY AIR IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
SOUTH OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ON THURSDAY.

$$

GMZ534-260415-
LAKE BORGNE-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ532-260415-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NEAR 5 KNOTS
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST NEAR
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-260415-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST NEAR
5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHEAST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES
2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-260415-
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 NM-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-260415-
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 NM-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-260415-
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 NM-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-260415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-260415-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
1020 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.REST OF TODAY...NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES
1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

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