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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 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-GMZ501-102200-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 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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GMZ534-102200-
LAKE BORGNE-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

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GMZ532-102200-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. WAVES OR SEAS SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. WAVES OR SEAS BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ536-538-102200-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 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 LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ555-557-102200-
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-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ550-552-102200-
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-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

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GMZ575-577-102200-
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-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ570-572-102200-
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-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.MONDAY...SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

$$

GMZ530-102200-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
343 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY...WEST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN.

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