Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

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-GMZ501-310415-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER THE EASTERN UNITED
STATES OVER THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE
AGAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN UNITED STATES TUESDAY. LOW
PRESSURE WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE WEST AT MIDWEEK.

$$

GMZ534-310415-
LAKE BORGNE-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING EAST
5 TO 10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ532-310415-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO 5 TO
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ536-538-310415-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS THIS MORNING
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1
SECOND.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ555-557-310415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ550-552-310415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ575-577-310415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ570-572-310415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

GMZ530-310415-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
903 AM CST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS THIS MORNING
BECOMING NORTH NEAR 5 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4
FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MONDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.
.TUESDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET. SHOWERS LIKELY.

$$

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