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Coastal Waters Forecast (CWF)

Issued by New Orleans/Baton Rouge (LIX)

                            
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FZUS54 KLIX 202019
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Pascagoula to Atchafalaya River Out to 60 mile

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-GMZ501-210930-
Synopsis Pascagoula to SW Pass Mississippi-
Synopsis SW Pass Mississippi River to Atchafalaya River-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS...High pressure will remain over the area through
tonight. A low pressure system will then affect the waters over 
the weekend. High pressure is expected to build back in by early 
next week. 

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GMZ534-210930-
Lake Borgne-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds near 15 knots. Waves 3 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers through the
night. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers in the 
evening. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

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GMZ532-210930-
Mississippi Sound-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 15 knots. Waves 3 to 4 
feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers through the 
night. Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms
early in the evening. Chance of showers in the evening. 
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. 

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GMZ536-538-210930-
Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers in the
evening. 
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to
4 feet. 

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GMZ555-557-210930-
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 mile-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant 
period 7 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms early in
the evening. Chance of showers in the evening. 
.MONDAY...West winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Dominant 
period 6 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the 
afternoon. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. 

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GMZ550-552-210930-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 mile-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening. 
.MONDAY...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to
3 feet. 

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GMZ575-577-210930-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 20 to 60 mile-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant 
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 
feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. Dominant 
period 7 seconds. Showers through the day. Chance of thunderstorms
in the late morning and afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers likely and slight chance of 
thunderstorms in the evening. 
.MONDAY...West winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the morning. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to
4 feet. 

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GMZ570-572-210930-
Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
River LA from 20 to 60 mile-
Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to
Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 mile-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...Southeast winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the
morning. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to
5 feet. Dominant period 7 seconds. Chance of showers. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet. 
Dominant period 7 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of thunderstorms early 
in the evening. Chance of showers in the evening. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds near 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 

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GMZ530-210930-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-
319 PM CDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.TONIGHT...East winds near 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY...East winds near 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 4 seconds. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds near 15 knots. Waves 3 to 4 
feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight. Slight chance of 
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 3 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers and chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers in
the evening. 
.MONDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
Dominant period 4 seconds. 
.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 3 feet. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to
3 feet. 

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