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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLIX 230908
CWFLIX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

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-GMZ501-232145-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

SYNOPSIS
HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE GULF SOUTH WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. 



GMZ534-232145-
LAKE BORGNE-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ532-232145-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ536-538-232145-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.



GMZ555-557-232145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ550-552-232145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ575-577-232145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

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

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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

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



GMZ570-572-232145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

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

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS.

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

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



GMZ530-232145-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
408 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

TODAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR 5 KNOTS
LATE. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN
1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

SUNDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

MONDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.