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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 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-GMZ501-041600-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO
THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEK AND BECOME CENTERED OVER THE NORTHERN
GULF FOR THE WEEKEND.

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GMZ534-041600-
LAKE BORGNE-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ532-041600-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ536-538-041600-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ555-557-041600-
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-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ550-552-041600-
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-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ575-577-041600-
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-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ570-572-041600-
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-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

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GMZ530-041600-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
340 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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