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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

PZZ100-010830-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...FALLING SURFACE PRES OFFSHORE WITH HIGHER PRES E
OF THE CASCADES WILL KEEP THE FLOW EASTERLY FLOW TONIGHT. A WEAK
COLD OR OCCLUDED FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON SUNDAY. THIS
FRONT WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A SLIGHTLY STRONGER FRONTAL SYSTEM ON
MON.

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PZZ150-010830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING AND BECOMING SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL BUILDING TO
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING W. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ153-010830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5
FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ156-010830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 OR 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ170-010830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ173-176-010830-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 13 OR 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.

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PZZ130-010830-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ131-010830-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...WIND BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-010830-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ133-010830-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-010830-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-010830-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3
FT. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ110-010830-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
317 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

COMBINED SEAS 1 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT...BECOMING MODERATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR 245 AM AND 3 PM SUNDAY. THE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON MAXIMUM EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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