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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 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-GMZ501-022215-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS...A SLOW MOVING COLD WILL FINALLY PUSH THROUGH THE COASTAL
WATERS ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

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GMZ534-022215-
LAKE BORGNE-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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GMZ532-022215-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT
OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ536-538-022215-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ555-557-022215-
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-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ550-552-022215-
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-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ575-577-022215-
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-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY
IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

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GMZ570-572-022215-
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-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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GMZ530-022215-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
426 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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