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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KLIX

FZUS54 KLIX 121547
CWFLIX

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

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-GMZ501-130430-
Synopsis Pascagoula to SW Pass Mississippi-
Synopsis SW Pass Mississippi River to Atchafalaya River-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SYNOPSIS
High pressure will build into the north gulf today
as a cold front continues to push south of the coastal waters.
Another cold front will move through the coastal waters Thursday
night.



GMZ534-130430-
Lake Borgne-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15
knots this afternoon. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 4
seconds.

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to 1 foot or less. Dominant
period 4 seconds after midnight.

SATURDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.



GMZ532-130430-
Mississippi Sound-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots easing to 10 to 15
knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 3 to
5 feet with occasional waves to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds
after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet.



GMZ536-538-130430-
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots easing to 15 knots.
Waves 3 to 5 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

TONIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest in the
afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 3 to
5 feet with occasional waves to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds
after midnight. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots easing to 5 to
10 knots after midnight. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds after midnight.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.



GMZ550-552-555-557-130430-
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-
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-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves
or Seas subsiding to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast
5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to
15 knots in the late morning and afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.



GMZ577-130430-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 20 to 60 mile-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots easing to 15 to 20
knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet settling to
3 to 5 feet this afternoon. Dominant period 5 seconds.

TONIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds after
midnight. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight
chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds near 10 knots becoming southeast in
the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the
afternoon.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.



GMZ570-572-575-130430-
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-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
North winds 20 to 25 knots easing to 15 to 20
knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas to 9 feet settling to
3 to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.

TONIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to
10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period
5 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
West winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves or Seas building to 3 to 5 feet
with occasional seas to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds after
midnight. Slight chance of showers.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight
chance of showers.

FRIDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with
occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.

SATURDAY
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet
building to 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet after
midnight.



GMZ530-130430-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-
947 AM CST Tue Dec 12 2017

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY


REST OF TODAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet with occasional waves to 6 feet. Dominant period
4 seconds. Waves or Seas subsiding to 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds in the afternoon.

TONIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY
Northeast winds near 5 knots becoming southwest in
the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant
period 4 seconds.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY
West winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

THURSDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

FRIDAY
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after
midnight. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

SATURDAY
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less.

SATURDAY NIGHT
South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or
less.



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