Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

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-GMZ501-101545-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN FOR THE WEEKEND BEFORE ANOTHER COLD
FRONT MOVES INTO THE COASTAL WATERS DURING THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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GMZ534-101545-
LAKE BORGNE-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ532-101545-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ536-538-101545-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST
SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ555-557-101545-
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-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ550-552-101545-
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-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
7 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ575-577-101545-
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-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ570-572-101545-
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-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 AM CST SATURDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET
AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
4 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

$$

GMZ530-101545-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
846 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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