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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

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-GMZ501-250930-
Synopsis Pascagoula to SW Pass Mississippi-
Synopsis SW Pass Mississippi River to Atchafalaya River-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.SYNOPSIS...A surface low currently along the Yucatan coast in
the far western Caribbean Sea is likely to move into the lower
Gulf of Mexico by this weekend. This low should affect the north
central gulf region late this weekend into early next week.

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GMZ534-250930-
Lake Borgne-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds near 5 knots becoming north late in the
morning, then becoming southeast in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...North winds near 5 knots becoming east 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. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming west near
15 knots late in the afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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GMZ532-250930-
Mississippi Sound-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds near 5 knots becoming south in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period
4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet with
occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Waves 3 to
6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...East winds 20 to 25 knots becoming southwest 25 to
30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet
with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

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GMZ536-538-250930-
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.FRIDAY...West winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late
morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period
4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds in the afternoon. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms
likely in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet with
occasional waves to 8 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 25 to 35 knots easing to 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Waves 4 to 7 feet with occasional waves
to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to
3 to 6 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southwest 20 to
30 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 3 to 6 feet
with occasional waves to 8 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds in the
afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet
with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 6 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet. Showers and thunderstorms
likely.

$$

GMZ555-557-250930-
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-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the
late morning and afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period
6 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast
20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 6 feet with occasional
seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with
occasional seas to 10 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 25 to 35 knots becoming west 20 to
25 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas to
10 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 30 knots rising to 25 to 35 knots
in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to
9 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

$$

GMZ550-552-250930-
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-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ575-577-250930-
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-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to
6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with
occasional seas to 10 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers
and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 25 to 30 knots becoming southwest in
the late evening. Gusts up to 45 knots. Seas 5 to
8 feet with occasional seas to 10 feet. Dominant period
6 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Southwest winds 30 to 35 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers and
thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ570-572-250930-
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-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the night.
.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms
through the day.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to near 40 knots.
Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period
5 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots with gusts to near
40 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of
showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 9 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ530-250930-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-
335 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after
midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance
of showers and thunderstorms through the night.
.FRIDAY...Northwest winds near 5 knots becoming north late in the
morning, then becoming southeast in the afternoon. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SATURDAY...North winds near 5 knots becoming northeast in the
late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period
4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning,
then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet with
occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers
and thunderstorms likely.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms.
.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Showers and thunderstorms likely.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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