Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE OLYMPIC COAST NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ100-220630-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY EASE TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS ON MON. A FRONT WILL REACH THE
COASTAL WATERS LATE MON NIGHT AND MOVE ACROSS THE INLAND WATERS ON
TUE. ANOTHER TRAILING SURFACE LOW WILL AFFECT THE WATERS WED AND WED
NIGHT. HIGHER PRESSURE BUILDS THU AND FRI.

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PZZ150-153-156-220630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 13 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-220630-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ130-220630-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-220630-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-220630-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-220630-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EXCEPT S WIND 10 TO 15 KT S PART
DURING THE EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...EXCEPT 1 OR 2 FT S PART
DURING THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-220630-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-220630-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-220630-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

COMBINED SEAS 13 OR 14 FT TONIGHT...SUBSIDING TO 11 OR 12 FT ON MON.
BAR CONDITIONS MAINLY ROUGH WITH BREAKERS LIKELY. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 345 PM TODAY AND 430 AM MON MORNING. THE
AFTERNOON EBB CURRENT TODAY WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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