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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-251330-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A strong system will move through the area tonight
and Sunday. Gale force winds are likely on the coast and in the
Strait of Juan de Fuca, with Small Craft Advisory winds
elsewhere. Weak high pres over the area Monday will be followed by
another front on Tuesday, and a stronger system around Wednesday
night.

$$

PZZ150-251330-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 13
seconds. A chance of showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Combined seas 12 to 15 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds. Rain
in the morning then showers in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 4 ft. W swell 14 ft at 13 seconds. Showers
likely in the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...E wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft.
W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 4 to 7 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 9 ft at 12
seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 ft at 11 seconds.
.WED...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 9 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7
ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 11 ft becoming W.

$$

PZZ153-251330-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 13
seconds. A chance of showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt becoming NW 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Combined seas 12 to 15 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. Rain
in the morning then showers in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 14 ft
at 13 seconds. Showers in the evening then a chance of showers after
midnight.
.MON...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 or 2 ft. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind to 10 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 or 2 ft. W swell 9 ft at 13
seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 or 2 ft. W swell 9 ft
at 11 seconds.
.WED...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 9 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7
ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 12 ft becoming W.

$$

PZZ156-251330-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 11 to 14 ft with a dominant period of 13
seconds. A chance of showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 13 to 16 ft with a dominant
period of 13 seconds. Rain in the morning then showers in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming NW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 14 ft
at 13 seconds. Showers.
.MON...E wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft.
NW swell 13 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 or 2 ft. NW swell 11 ft at 13 seconds.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 9 ft at 13
seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.WED...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5
ft building to 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 8 ft building to 11 ft.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5
ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. SW swell 14 ft becoming W.

$$

PZZ170-173-176-251330-
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-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after midnight.
Combined seas 13 to 16 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. A
chance of showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 30 to 40 kt. Combined seas 15 to 18 ft with a dominant
period of 12 seconds. Rain in the morning then showers in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 17
ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely in the evening then a chance of
showers after midnight.
.MON...NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming N 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 17 ft at 14
seconds subsiding to 15 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 or 2 ft building to 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 12 ft
at 13 seconds.
.TUE...W wind 20 to 25 kt becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 10 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 ft at 11 seconds.
.WED...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 11 ft
building to 13 ft.
.THU...W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7
ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 14 ft.

$$

PZZ130-251330-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after midnight.
Combined seas 9 to 11 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds. A
chance of showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Combined seas 11 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds. Rain
in the morning then showers in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. Showers likely in
the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 10 ft at
14 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 ft at 13
seconds.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves 2
to 4 ft. W swell 7 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...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. W swell 7 ft at 11
seconds.
.WED...S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming E. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
6 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 8 ft
becoming W.

$$

PZZ131-251330-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 to 30 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening then rain after
midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Rain in the morning
then showers in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers.
.MON...W wind to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft
or less.
.MON NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt rising to variable after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind waves 2
to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming E. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.THU...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ132-251330-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 25 to 35 kt late. Wind
waves 2 to 5 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening then
rain likely after midnight.
.SUN...W wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely in the
morning then showers likely in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. A chance of
showers in the evening then a slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.MON...N wind to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft
or less.
.MON NIGHT...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 to 5
ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 to 5
ft.

$$

PZZ134-251330-
Admiralty Inlet-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance
of showers in the evening then a chance of rain after midnight.
.SUN...NW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the
morning then showers likely in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to variable 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less. A chance
of showers in the evening then a slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.MON...Variable wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.WED...SE wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 4
ft.

$$

PZZ133-251330-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the evening
then rain after midnight.
.SUN...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the
morning then showers likely in the afternoon.
.SUN 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. A chance
of showers.
.MON...E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves 2
ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...S 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.
.TUE...SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming E 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 to 5
ft.
.THU...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 to 5
ft.

$$

PZZ135-251330-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft. A slight chance of
showers in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...SW wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 5 ft. Rain in the morning then showers in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of showers.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3
ft.
.THU...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ110-251330-
Grays Harbor Bar-
829 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...

Combined seas 12 to 14 ft. Bar conditions rough. Maximum ebb
currents will occur around midnight tonight and 1230 PM Sunday.

$$

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