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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS54 KLCH

FZUS54 KLCH 202125
CWFLCH

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

Coastal waters from the Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High
Island TX out 60 nautical miles including Sabine and
Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the
highest one third of the waves...along with the occasional
height of the average highest ten percent of the waves.

GMZ400-211030-
Synopsis for Lower Atchafalaya River LA to High Island TX out
60 NM including Sabine and Calcasieu Lakes and Vermilion Bay
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SYNOPSIS

Light rain is ongoing across the NW Gulf zones this afternoon, and
this precip should continue well into the overnight hours. Showers
will taper off early tomorrow morning, with dry weather expected
thereafter through the weekend. A strong offshore flow will
prevail through the rest of the week and into the weekend. The
highest winds and seas will occur today into tonight, gradually
diminishing Friday through Sunday. A Small Craft Advisory is in
effect.



GMZ430-211030-
Sabine Lake-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters rough. Chance
of rain showers.

FRIDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters rough. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters
choppy.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters choppy.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a
light chop.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Lake waters smooth.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters choppy. Chance
of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light
chop. Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain
showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters
choppy.



GMZ432-211030-
Calcasieu Lake-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Lake waters very rough.
Chance of rain showers through the night. Chance of light sleet
after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters rough.
Slight chance of rain showers and light sleet in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Lake waters
rough.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters choppy.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters
choppy.

SUNDAY
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Lake waters a light chop.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming northwest
after midnight. Lake waters smooth.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters choppy. Chance
of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters
choppy. Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain
showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters choppy.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Lake waters
choppy.



GMZ435-211030-
Vermilion Bay-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Bay waters very rough.
Chance of rain showers.

FRIDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters rough. Chance of
rain showers and light sleet in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters rough.

SATURDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters rough.

SATURDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy.

SUNDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light
chop.

MONDAY
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely
in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters rough.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain showers
after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy.



GMZ450-211030-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance
of rain showers.

FRIDAY
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to
3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less. Slight chance of rain showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain showers
after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to
3 feet.



GMZ452-211030-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Chance
of rain showers.

FRIDAY
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers and light freezing rain in the morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to
3 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT
North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after
midnight. Seas 1 foot or less.

MONDAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain showers
after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet.



GMZ455-211030-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
North winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Rain
showers likely.

FRIDAY
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then slight chance of rain showers
in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of rain showers in the evening.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to
2 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 foot or less.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot or
less.

MONDAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
East winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north after
midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Rain showers likely in the evening,
then chance of rain showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.



GMZ470-211030-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with
occasional seas up to 10 feet. Rain showers likely in the
evening, then chance of rain showers after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Chance of rain showers in the
morning.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.
Slight chance of rain showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers in the afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain showers
after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Slight
chance of rain showers in the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.



GMZ472-211030-
Waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 8 feet with
occasional seas up to 10 feet. Rain showers in the evening, then
rain showers likely after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Chance of rain showers in the
morning, then slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Slight chance of rain showers
in the evening.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 7 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Slight chance of rain showers after midnight.

MONDAY
East winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Rain showers likely in the
evening, then chance of rain showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 7 feet. Slight chance of rain showers in
the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.



GMZ475-211030-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
325 PM CST Thu Jan 20 2022

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TONIGHT
Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Chance of rain showers in the
evening, then rain showers likely after midnight.

FRIDAY
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Rain showers in the morning, then
chance of rain showers in the afternoon.

FRIDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Chance of rain showers in the
evening, then slight chance of rain showers after midnight.

SATURDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with
occasional seas up to 7 feet.

SATURDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet.

SUNDAY
Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

SUNDAY NIGHT
Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.

MONDAY
East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the
afternoon.

MONDAY NIGHT
Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots becoming north
after midnight. Seas 4 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to
8 feet. Rain showers likely in the evening, then chance of rain
showers after midnight.

TUESDAY
North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 4 to 7 feet with
occasional seas up to 8 feet. Slight chance of rain showers in
the morning.

TUESDAY NIGHT
North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet.



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