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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
354 AM 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-GMZ501-222215-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL
WATERS THIS MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THE FRONT 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.

$$

GMZ534-222215-
LAKE BORGNE-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
CST MONDAY...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NEAR 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST 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 BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ532-222215-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
CST MONDAY...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NEAR 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST 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 BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ536-538-222215-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
CST MONDAY...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOTS. WAVES
5 TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 45 KNOTS.
WAVES 5 TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NEAR 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 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 BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ555-557-222215-
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-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 30 TO 35 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 10
TO 16 FEET NEARSHORE 16 TO 20 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 10 TO
16 FEET NEARSHORE 16 TO 20 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10
SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 8 TO 14 FEET
NEARSHORE 14 TO 18 FEET OFFSHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 10 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 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 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ550-552-222215-
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-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 35 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 16 TO 20
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 35 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 16 TO
20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 12 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 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 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. WAVES OR SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ575-577-222215-
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-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 16
TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS.
SEAS 16 TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 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 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. WAVES OR
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ570-572-222215-
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-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 50 KNOTS. SEAS 16
TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 35 TO 40 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 50 KNOTS.
SEAS 16 TO 20 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS. SEAS 14 TO 18 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 14 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 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 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING
NORTHWEST 20 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. WAVES OR
SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

$$

GMZ530-222215-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
354 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM CST THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
CST MONDAY...

.TODAY...WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS. WAVES
4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO 35 KNOTS.
WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
NEAR 5 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST 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 BECOMING NORTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

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