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Pascagoula, MS

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Sunrise 6:35AMSunset 4:54PM Friday December 6, 2019 7:27 AM CST (13:27 UTC) Moonrise 2:46PMMoonset 2:17AM Illumination 72% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 9 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
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GMZ532 Mississippi Sound- 357 Am Cst Fri Dec 6 2019
Today..South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers through the day. Areas of fog in the late morning and afternoon.
Tonight..Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots in the late evening. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds. Waves building to 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds after midnight. Chance of showers in the evening. Areas of fog in the evening, then patchy fog after midnight.
Saturday..North winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Saturday night..Northeast winds 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Sunday..East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to 10 knots late in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Sunday night..South winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.
Monday..South winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
Monday night..Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
Tuesday..Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Showers likely.
Tuesday night..North winds 15 to 20 knots. Waves 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Chance of showers.
GMZ500 Synopsis Pascagoula To Sw Pass Mississippi- Synopsis Sw Pass Mississippi River To Atchafalaya River- 357 Am Cst Fri Dec 6 2019
Synopsis..A cold front will move across the north gulf tonight. High pressure will then settle over the north central and northwest gulf coast over the weekend. Another cold front will move through the area Tuesday.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Pascagoula, MS
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Area Discussion for - New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
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FXUS64 KLIX 060928 AFDLIX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION National Weather Service New Orleans LA 328 AM CST Fri Dec 6 2019

SHORT TERM. A weak shortwave is currently racing across Oklahoma and will continue through the lower Mississippi Valley today, bring a few showers across the CWA. Coverage should be upwards of 40 to 50% but with qpf amounts mainly less than a tenth of an inch. Before the cooler air moves in with the front associated with this trough, temps should warm quite a bit today. Highs yesterday were right at to slightly above MAV guidance, so went with that same trend for today. Thus, expect highs to max out in the mid to upper 70s. The cooler air will then move in tonight into Saturday, which will bring temps down to slightly below climatological normals. Shallowness and quick speed of the shortwave means those cool temps will only last for a day before beginning to moderate. Sunday will bring a continuation of Saturday, albeit slightly warmer. Could be a few lingering showers in the coastal waters as the previous cold front stalls in the northern Gulf. Most should remain offshore but possible to have isolated showers reach coastal parishes/counties in the CWA.

LONG TERM. A much more amplified upper level trough will move into the midsection of the country Monday, before lifting northeast Wednesday. It will start out as 2 separate troughs, one coming out of Canada and another racing through the Desert Southwest. They will merge Tuesday, spanning across the entire eastern half of the country. A cold front associated with this feature will move through the forecast area Tuesday morning. Expecting showers ahead of, along, and post frontal. Event qpf amounts still look to be on the lower side, generally a quarter to half an inch. POP forecast is generally a blend of those 2 models. The rain should quickly exit Wednesday as the apex of the trough passes east of the region. The rest of the forecast period will yield no to low rain chances and temps running several degrees below normal.

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AVIATION. Ceilings at a few sites have started to develop at OVC020-030. This will continue to be the trend this morning at all sites. After ceilings become established, they will begin to lower through the remainder of the day and overnight. By this evening ceilings should be lower than OVC010. Some -RA will also accompany the lowering ceilings. A few mainly coastal sites could observe some lowered vis later today into tonight. A cold front will move through this evening cleaning most of these conditions out.

MARINE. SE winds will remain at 10-15kt today. There is a potential that some fog will start to form later this morning and throughout the remainder of the day into tonight. The fog should stay within the nearshore waters. Areas of fog will be used for these locations but this may be spread over the lakes as well if trends show development over those areas today. A cold front moves through this evening lifting and moving the fog out of the area. Behind this front, winds will shift to northerly around 10-15kt through Saturday. Winds will become light and variable once again Sunday before abruptly becoming south Sunday night around 15-20kt. These conditions should hold into Monday night as another cold front approaches. Strong northerly winds and widespread showers will develop and remain through the day Tuesday. These conditions will be pressed south into the central gulf Wednesday, but will rapidly move back into the area for the end of next week.

DECISION SUPPORT.

DSS code: Blue. Deployed: None. Activation: None. Activities: Forecast support to City of New Orleans

DECISION SUPPORT.

DSS code: Blue. Deployed: None. Activation: None. Activities: Forecast support to City of New Orleans

PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS. MCB 72 53 64 51 / 40 30 10 10 BTR 77 54 64 50 / 40 20 0 10 ASD 75 54 67 51 / 40 30 0 10 MSY 76 57 66 54 / 40 30 0 10 GPT 70 54 65 54 / 40 30 0 10 PQL 74 54 68 52 / 40 30 10 10

LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES. LA . None. GM . None. MS . None. GM . None.


Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
PNLM6 - 8741533 - Pascagoula NOAA Lab, MS 3 mi63 min 61°F
GDXM6 - Grand Bay Reserve, MS 6 mi102 min Calm 57°F 1021 hPa56°F
PTBM6 - 8741003 - Petit Bois Island, MS 9 mi63 min NE 2.9 G 2.9 60°F 1020.2 hPa
KATA1 - Katrina Cut, AL 18 mi57 min SE 6 62°F 1020.7 hPa
42067 - USM3M02 20 mi87 min SW 3.9 G 3.9 65°F 2 ft1019.6 hPa (+1.0)
CRTA1 - Cedar Point, AL 21 mi57 min NE 5.1 59°F 1020 hPa
DPIA1 - Dauphin Island, AL 25 mi87 min ESE 2.9 G 4.1 62°F 1020.1 hPa (+0.9)
MBPA1 27 mi57 min 55°F 54°F
FMOA1 - 8734673 - Fort Morgan, AL 28 mi57 min SSE 7 G 8 65°F 1020.3 hPa
MCGA1 - 8736897 - Coast Guard Sector Mobile, AL 33 mi57 min NNW 1 G 1.9 61°F 61°F1020.8 hPa
PTOA1 35 mi57 min 55°F 51°F
OBLA1 - 8737048 - Mobile State Docks, AL 36 mi63 min 52°F 59°F1020.7 hPa
WBYA1 38 mi57 min 57°F
WKXA1 - Weeks Bay Reserve, AL 38 mi102 min 52°F 1020 hPa51°F
MHPA1 - Meaher Park, AL 39 mi57 min E 1.9 57°F 1021.3 hPa
WYCM6 - 8747437 - Bay Waveland Yacht Club, MS 42 mi63 min SE 1.9 G 2.9 57°F 56°F1019.5 hPa

Wind History for Range A Rear, Port of Pascagoula, MS
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Moss Point - Trent Lott International Airport, MS8 mi34 minN 010.00 miA Few Clouds53°F50°F89%1020.3 hPa
Keesler Air Force Base / Biloxi, MS22 mi91 minN 010.00 miOvercast53°F51°F92%1019.9 hPa

Link to 5 minute data for KPQL

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Tide / Current Tables for Pascagoula Point, Mississippi Sound, Mississippi (sub)
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Tide / Current Tables for Point of Pines, Bayou Cumbest, Mississippi
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Weather Map
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Wind Forecast for New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA (8,2,3,4)
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