Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

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300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN TODAY WITH EASING WINDS. WESTERLY
SMALL CRAFT WINDS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN STRAIT
AGAIN THIS EVENING. A FRONT WILL BRING INCREASING WINDS TO THE
COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND TO THE INLAND WATERS SATURDAY
NIGHT. STRONG ONSHORE FLOW SUNDAY WILL EASE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.

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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-
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 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS DURING THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT DURING THE
MORNING. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING
THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT BUILDING TO 6 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT DURING THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W 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.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT DURING THE MORNING.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W 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.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.


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ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EXCEPT NW WIND N PART EARLY. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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


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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...HIGHEST AROUND THE MORNING EBB CURRENT.
BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 630
AM AND 700 PM TODAY. THE MORNING EBB WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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