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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

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840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...NORTHERLY FLOW WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THURSDAY WITH
A THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE COAST. ONSHORE FLOW WILL RETURN LATER
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY THEN WEAKEN ON SUNDAY. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL
REACH THE AREA MONDAY.


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PZZ150-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ153-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ156-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT...
BUILDING TO NW 5 FT.

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PZZ170-251245-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT...BECOMING NW.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT...BECOMING NW 5 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
NW SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT...BECOMING NW 5 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ131-251245-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.

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PZZ133-251245-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-251245-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
840 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1030 PM TONIGHT AND 1100 AM THU.

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