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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLCH 010846
CWFLCH

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

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

GMZ400-012130-
SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60
NAUTICAL MILES
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR LOWER ATCHAFALAYA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 60 NM

A LIGHT TO MODERATE SOUTHEAST TO SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE AS
LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS OVER THE WESTERN HIGH PLAINS. A COLD FRONT
IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY...WITH
OFFSHORE FLOW PREVAILING INTO THE WEEKEND.



GMZ430-012130-
SABINE LAKE-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING AROUND 10 KNOTS
IN THE AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS CHOPPY.

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

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

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

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



GMZ432-012130-
CALCASIEU LAKE-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. LAKE WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP.

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

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

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

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



GMZ435-012130-
VERMILION BAY-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT
CHOP. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS A LIGHT CHOP.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. BAY WATERS CHOPPY.

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

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

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

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



GMZ450-012130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET THEN 1 TO
3 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT.

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

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



GMZ452-012130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

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

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



GMZ455-012130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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

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

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



GMZ470-012130-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.

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

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



GMZ472-012130-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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



GMZ475-012130-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
346 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

TODAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS BECOMING WEST IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTH
15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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