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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLCH 311508
CWFLCH

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

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

GMZ400-312130-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A SURGE OF COLD
AIR SPILLS SOUTH INTO THE REGION. WINDS AND SEAS WILL SLOWLY
SUBSIDE ON SATURDAY...WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS RETURNING SUNDAY AND
PREVAILING THROUGH TUESDAY. 



GMZ430-312130-
SABINE LAKE-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20
KNOTS AND GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY INCREASING TO
ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS ROUGH DECREASING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS
CHOPPY.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ432-312130-
CALCASIEU LAKE-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND 20
KNOTS AND GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY INCREASING TO
ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. LAKE WATERS ROUGH.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS ROUGH DECREASING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.

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

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ435-312130-
VERMILION BAY-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS CHOPPY
INCREASING TO ROUGH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. BAY WATERS ROUGH.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS ROUGH DECREASING TO CHOPPY
IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

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

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A
LIGHT CHOP.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS
CHOPPY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ450-312130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS AND GUSTY. SEAS 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO
2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET.

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

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ452-312130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4
FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ455-312130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AND GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FEET BUILDING TO 3
FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO AROUND
15 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET
IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO
3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ470-312130-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
5 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ472-312130-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING 15 TO
25 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET BUILDING TO 4 FEET IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS AROUND 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET
BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ475-312130-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
1008 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

REST OF TODAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO AROUND
20 KNOTS AND GUSTY DURING THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET BUILDING TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET BUILDING
TO 6 TO 8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS DECREASING TO 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 5 TO 7 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
3 FEET.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET.

TUESDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO
6 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



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