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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
916 PM CST Thu Nov 26 2020

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. 


GMZ570-572-271630-
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-
916 PM CST Thu Nov 26 2020

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. 
.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers through the day. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet.
Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of showers through the night.
Slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant
period 6 seconds. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening.
Slight chance of thunderstorms through the night. Showers likely
after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...West winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet with 
occasional seas to 8 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and
chance of thunderstorms. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 10 feet
with occasional seas to 11 feet building to 10 to 14 feet with 
occasional seas to 15 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight 
chance of showers in the evening.
.MONDAY...North winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 10 feet with
occasional seas to 11 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 8 to 12 feet
with occasional seas to 14 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots easing to near 10 knots
late in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 8 feet with occasional seas to
10 feet subsiding to 3 to 6 feet with occasional seas to 8 feet in
the afternoon. Dominant period 6 seconds. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas to 8 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet after 
midnight. Dominant period 6 seconds.


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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
859 PM CST Thu Nov 26 2020

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.


GMZ470-271515-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
859 PM CST Thu Nov 26 2020

.REST OF TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Slight chance of showers through the night. 
.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Chance of
showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Showers likely through the
night. Chance of thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SATURDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.
Thunderstorms in the morning. Showers through the day.
Thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest
after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Slight chance of thunderstorms
in the evening. Showers through the night. Chance of
thunderstorms after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.
Chance of thunderstorms and slight chance of rain showers in the
morning, then rain showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms in the afternoon. 
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds around 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet
with occasional seas up to 7 feet. 
.MONDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. 
.MONDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. 
.TUESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the
afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. 
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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