Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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

PZZ100-050700-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE GRADIENTS WILL BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY SATURDAY
AND EARLY SUNDAY AS A SURFACE LOW AND ITS ASSOCIATED FRONT
APPROACH THE WATERS FROM THE NORTHWEST. AFTER THE LOW MOVES
THROUGH ON SUNDAY THE FLOW WILL RETURN BACK TO WEAK ONSHORE.

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PZZ150-153-156-050700-
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-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SW SWELL 5 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT...BUILDING TO W 8 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-050700-
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-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO W 9 FT.

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PZZ130-050700-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT
20 SECONDS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT...BUILDING
TO W 7 FT.

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PZZ131-050700-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 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...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-050700-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-050700-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-050700-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-050700-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ110-050700-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
259 PM PDT FRI SEP 4 2015

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1015
PM TONIGHT AND 1045 AM SATURDAY MORNING. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT
EXCEPT BRIEFLY MODERATE DURING TONIGHTS EBB.

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