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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLCH 290240
CWFLCH

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

GMZ400-291400-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY AS
THE NORTHWEST GULF REMAINS BETWEEN HIGH PRESSURE TO THE EAST AND
LOW PRESSURE TO THE NORTHWEST. A BRIEF COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO
THE COASTAL WATERS LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY TUESDAY.
SCATTERED SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE VICINITY OF THE COLD
FRONT. SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL RETURN FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST.



GMZ430-291400-
SABINE LAKE-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.



GMZ432-291400-
CALCASIEU LAKE-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS SMOOTH.



GMZ435-291400-
VERMILION BAY-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH INCREASING TO A LIGHT CHOP
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
SMOOTH.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.



GMZ450-291400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
10 TO 15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ452-291400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ455-291400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT BUILDING TO
1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ470-291400-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.



GMZ472-291400-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.



GMZ475-291400-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
840 PM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

REST OF TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUESDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

WEDNESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.