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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM (GMZ572) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM (GMZ572)
Issued by: National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
Last Update: 418 AM CDT Thu Sep 20 2018
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Today: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Tonight: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Friday: Southeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Friday Night: Southeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Saturday: East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

Saturday Night: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday: East winds near 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Sunday Night: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Monday: Southeast winds near 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

Monday Night: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. showers and thunderstorms likely.



Zone Forecast: Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM (GMZ572)

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