Chandeleur Island Weather and Tides
The Pelican is at 29.949 N 88.832
W. Click the links below for
the latest observations from nearby data buoys in a new web browser window.
The Gulf Coast Research Laboratory offers a comprehensive Weather & Water Conditions page with resources for the Mississippi Gulf Coast and Chandeleur.
The NOAA Coastal Waters Forecast for Pascagoula to Atchafalaya River Out 60 nm includes separate forecasts for 10 areas on the coast of Mississippi and southeastern Louisiana, including a forecast for Breton and Chandeleur Sounds. Scroll down in the forecast to find the appropriate area for your plans.
Remember that wind also has a substantial effect on water movement at Chandeleur. With strong and persistent winds, water levels can be substantially higher or lower than what you'd expect from tide effects alone. Currents and water movement are also greatly affected by winds.
A good day trip to the rigs - he
caught his first red snapper