Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

PZZ100-070000-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...NORTH TO NORTHWEST FLOW OVER THE WATERS TODAY AND TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE STAYS WELL OFFSHORE WITH LOWER PRESSURE EAST OF THE
CASCADES. WINDS TURN ONSHORE ALONG THE COAST BY MIDDAY SAT...AND
STRENGTHENS SAT AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER THE INTERIOR WATERS.
SOLID WESTERLY GALES ARE LIKELY IN THE STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA. THE
ONSHORE FLOW SHOULD EASE MON AND TUE.

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PZZ150-153-156-070000-
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-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-070000-
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-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 12
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT...BECOMING W 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ130-070000-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.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. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.SUN 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ131-070000-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W 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.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

$$

PZZ132-070000-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ134-070000-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT.. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-070000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W 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...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-070000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...N 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.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO NE 10 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-070000-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

COMBINED SEAS 6 OR 7 FT...EXCEPT 8 FT DURING THE STRONG EBB CURRENT
SAT MORNING. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL
OCCUR AROUND 515 PM TODAY AND 530 AM SAT.

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