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NWS Forecast

FZUS54 KLIX 242109
CWFLIX

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 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-GMZ501-251015-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

SYNOPSIS
A LARGE SURFACE LOW NORTH OF THE GREAT LAKES PULLED A
COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA THIS MORNING. A REINFORCING COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TUESDAY NIGHT. AS THE COLDER AIR REACHES
THE COASTAL WATERS...CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS OVERNIGHT
OVER MAINLY THE OPEN COASTAL WATERS. THESE CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY
TO CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY AFTERNOON OR EVENING BEFORE ABATING.



GMZ532-251015-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

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

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

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

FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS.
WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ536-538-251015-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES
1 TO 2 FEET.



GMZ557-251015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

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

SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.



GMZ555-251015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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



GMZ550-552-251015-
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-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS UNTIL EARLY MORNING.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2
TO 4 FEET.



GMZ575-577-251015-
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-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

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



GMZ570-572-251015-
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-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

WEDNESDAY
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS EASING TO NEAR
10 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

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

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.

FRIDAY
EAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

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



GMZ530-534-251015-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-LAKE BORGNE-
309 PM CST MON NOV 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

TUESDAY
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUESDAY NIGHT
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.

WEDNESDAY
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.

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

THURSDAY
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.

THURSDAY NIGHT
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.

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

FRIDAY NIGHT
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

SATURDAY
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

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