Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

GMZ400-242245-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM...
NORTHWEST THIS MORNING AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE REGION.
MODEST OFFSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT INTO TUESDAY...
WITH WINDS BECOMING LIGHT AND SOMEWHAT VARIABLE BY MIDWEEK AS
HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE WESTERN GULF. A MORE PREVALENT
SOUTHERLY FLOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK.

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GMZ430-242245-
SABINE LAKE-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP DECREASING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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GMZ432-242245-
CALCASIEU LAKE-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP DECREASING TO SMOOTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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GMZ435-242245-
VERMILION BAY-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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GMZ450-242245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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GMZ452-242245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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GMZ455-242245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM EARLY THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING
TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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GMZ470-242245-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
5 TO 10 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
BUILDING TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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GMZ472-242245-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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GMZ475-242245-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
409 AM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET BUILDING
TO 5 TO 6 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING
TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING
TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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