Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

Coastal waters from the Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High
Island TX out 60 nautical miles including Sabine and
Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the
highest one third of the waves...along with the occasional
height of the average highest ten percent of the waves.

GMZ400-240415-
Synopsis for Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High Island TX out
60 NM including Sabine and Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS...
Winds will continue to decrease today as high pressure settles
over the region. Clear skies and generally light offshore flow
will prevail through Friday afternoon before winds turn onshore in
advance of another frontal system that will push through the area
late Saturday into early Sunday.

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GMZ430-240415-
Sabine Lake-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...Northeast winds up to 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.FRIDAY...East winds up to 5 knots becoming south around 5 knots
in the afternoon. Lake waters smooth.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds up to 5 knots becoming
northeast after midnight. Lake waters smooth.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.

$$

GMZ432-240415-
Calcasieu Lake-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming south up to
5 knots in the afternoon. Lake waters smooth.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Lake waters
smooth.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 5 knots becoming
northeast after midnight. Lake waters smooth increasing to a
light chop after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Lake waters smooth.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop.

$$

GMZ435-240415-
Vermilion Bay-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest in the
afternoon. Bay waters a light chop decreasing to smooth in the
afternoon.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds up to 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.
.SATURDAY...North winds up to 5 knots becoming west around
5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.

$$

GMZ450-240415-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the
afternoon. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds up to 5 knots becoming north after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

$$

GMZ452-240415-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...West winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

$$

GMZ455-240415-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.

$$

GMZ470-240415-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...West winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

$$

GMZ472-240415-
Waters from  Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

$$

GMZ475-240415-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
926 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

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

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...West winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY...Northwest winds up to 5 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet.

$$

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