Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 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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852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL MOVE TO HAIDA
GWAII TODAY AND ON WEDNESDAY. VIGOROUS FRONTAL SYSTEMS WILL AFFECT
THE REGION THIS WEEK EXCEPT FOR A LULL IN THE WINDS ON THURSDAY.

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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-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 17 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 TO 40 KT EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 17 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
19 TO 22 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 13 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 13
SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 16 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.


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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT EASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.


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ADMIRALTY INLET-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.


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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI AND SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.


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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT AND WED...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
RAIN.
.WED NIGHT THROUGH THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR
2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
852 AM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR CONDITIONS IN EFFECT...

COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 15 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH TO SEVERE WITH
BREAKERS LIKELY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 800 PM
TODAY AND 900 AM WEDNESDAY.

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