Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 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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233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASE THROUGH THIS EVENING.
NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST INTO NEXT WEEKEND BETWEEN HIGH
PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND LOW PRESSURE INLAND.

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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-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT BUILDING TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5
FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT AND SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 8 FT.


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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. NW SWELL 7
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU THROUGH FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT AND SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT.


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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT EACH EVENING.


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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT EACH EVENING.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW 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...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.


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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EXCEPT NW 10 TO 20 KT NORTH OF THE
SAN JUANS. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT EARLY BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.THU AND THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT AND SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.


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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
233 PM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

COMBINED SEAS 5 FT BUILDING TO 7 FT WED. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL
OCCUR AROUND 315 AM AND 330 PM WEDNESDAY. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT
BECOMING MODERATE WED. THE MORNING EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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