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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLIX 182056
CWFLIX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

PASCAGOULA TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT 60 NM

GMZ500-GMZ501-190930-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

SYNOPSIS
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL LINGER OVER THE NORTHERN GULF
OF MEXICO THROUGH THE WEEKEND. AT THE SAME TIME...A WEAK AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL TRANSIT THROUGH THE CENTRAL GULF OF MEXICO
TOWARD FLORIDA. THE LOW WILL PULL EAST OF THE AREA BY EARLY NEXT
WEEK...BUT ANOTHER FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON
MONDAY OR TUESDAY.



GMZ534-190930-
LAKE BORGNE-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ532-190930-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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

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

SUNDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST IN
THE LATE EVENING. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ536-538-190930-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3
TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2
FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1
TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ555-557-190930-
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-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO NEAR 15
KNOTS BY SUNRISE. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS INCREASING TO 2 TO 3 FEET BY
SUNRISE. DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT OR LESS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ550-552-190930-
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-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3
TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ575-577-190930-
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-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 KNOTS BY
SUNRISE. SEAS 1 FOOT INCREASING TO 2 TO 3 FEET BY SUNRISE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

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

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



GMZ570-572-190930-
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-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15
KNOTS BY SUNRISE. SEAS 1 FOOT INCREASING TO 2 FEET BY SUNRISE.
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SATURDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

MONDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 3 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

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



GMZ530-190930-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
356 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

TONIGHT
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1
TO 3 FEET. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

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

SUNDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

SUNDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS. DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

MONDAY
NORTHEAST WINDS NEAR 5 KNOTS. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

MONDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.