Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 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-GMZ501-042030-
SYNOPSIS PASCAGOULA TO SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER-
SYNOPSIS SW PASS MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO ATCHAFALAYA RIVER-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED IN THE WESTERN ATLANTIC AND LOW
PRESSURE IN THE PLAINS WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OF THE COASTAL
WATERS THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO BUILD
BACK TO THE WEST INTO THE NORTHEASTERN GULF LATE IN THE WEEK OR
THIS WEEKEND.

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GMZ534-042030-
LAKE BORGNE-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 1 SECOND.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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GMZ532-042030-
MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS BECOMING EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

$$

GMZ536-538-042030-
CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

$$

GMZ555-557-042030-
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-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 5 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 7 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ550-552-042030-
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-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS THIS
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4 SECONDS BUILDING TO
4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 4
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ575-577-042030-
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-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6
SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 6 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ570-572-042030-
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-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7
SECONDS BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 9 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WITH FREQUENT HIGHER GUSTS.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 6 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 8 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET
WITH OCCASIONAL SEAS TO 6 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO
4 FEET.
.FRIDAY...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET.

$$

GMZ530-042030-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-
308 AM CDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION...

.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20
KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT PERIOD 2
SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY...EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET DOMINANT
PERIOD 3 SECONDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET
DOMINANT PERIOD 2 SECONDS.
.THURSDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 TO 2 FEET.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.
.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. WAVES 1 FOOT OR
LESS.

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