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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

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

PZZ100-091400-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...AN OCCLUDED FRONT EXTENDED FROM A 992 MB LOW WELL
OFF THE BRITISH COLUMBIA COAST SE TO THE CENTRAL OREGON COAST.
THIS FRONT WILL MOVE N ACROSS THE WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS
OVERNIGHT AND THE INTERIOR WATERS ON FRI. THE FLOW WILL BECOME
SOUTHERLY BEHIND THE FRONT. A TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
LATE FRI NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY, RESULTING IN INCREASED
ONSHORE FLOW.

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PZZ150-091400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SE LATE. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 8
FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7
FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 17 TO 17 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 4 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 8 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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PZZ153-091400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 8 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL BUILDING
TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 15 TO 17 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6
FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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PZZ156-091400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING AND BECOMING S LATE.
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8
FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 14 TO 16 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 11 AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-091400-
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-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 10
FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH
A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING AND BECOMING W. COMBINED SEAS
18 TO 21 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7
FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 16 TO 18 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
12 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ130-091400-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING LATE. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO
9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW LATE. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND... BECOMING NE 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ131-091400-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6
FT...SUBSIDING. RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-091400-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5
FT. RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING AND BECOMING SW LATE. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING LATE.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ134-091400-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN MIXED
WITH SNOW.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-091400-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING AND BECOMING E LATE.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING. RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW
DEVELOPING BY MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 1
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND RISING TO 35 TO 45 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-091400-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS. RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW.
.FRI...S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-091400-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
848 PM PST THU DEC 8 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT FRI. BAR
CONDITIONS LIGHT...BECOMING MODERATE FRI. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1130 PM TONIGHT AND 1230 PM FRI.

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