Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 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-GMZ501-250345-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS...A COLD FRONT MOVED THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS THIS
MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TODAY
INTO THURSDAY THEN MOVE EAST BY FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND AS LOW
PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS.

$$

GMZ534-250345-
LAKE BORGNE-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS.
WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ532-250345-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET EASING TO 2 TO 3 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ536-538-250345-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3
TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ555-557-250345-
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-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ550-552-250345-
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-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ575-577-250345-
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-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. WAVES OR SEAS BUILDING TO 4 TO
7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ570-572-250345-
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-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

GMZ530-250345-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
1002 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT..SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES
2 TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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