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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

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-GMZ501-270415-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS SETTLED OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH
TODAY. A STATIONARY FRONT OVER SOUTHERN LOUISIANA WILL EVENTUALLY
MOVE SOUTH OF THE AREA ON TUESDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
AREA ON WEDNESDAY.

$$

GMZ534-270415-
LAKE BORGNE-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1
SECOND.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
2 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ532-270415-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
3 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ536-538-270415-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO
20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO
5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL WAVES TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST NEAR
10 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ555-557-270415-
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-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 5 TO 8 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 10 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-270415-
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-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-270415-
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-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS BECOMING WEST 10 TO
15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL
SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 5 FEET IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-270415-
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-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS RISING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS
IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 6 SECONDS BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO
8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-270415-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
1005 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

.REST OF TODAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTH LATE
IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD
0 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 TO 15 KNOTS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES LESS THAN 1 FOOT DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 1 TO 2 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 0 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 0 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD
1 SECOND. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO
4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WEDNESDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY...NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO
2 FEET.

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