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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 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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900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL MAINTAIN VARYING
DEGREES OF ONSHORE FLOW ACROSS THE WASHINGTON WATERS THROUGH THE END
OF THE WEEK. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY OR GALE STRENGTH WEST WINDS ARE
LIKELY AT TIMES IN THE STRAIT THROUGH FRI...MAINLY DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

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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-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8
FT AT 8 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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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 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8
FT AT 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
7 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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. NW SWELL 5
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI 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. W SWELL 5
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM PDT
THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...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. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM PDT
THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W 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.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. HIGHEST WIND
AND WAVES SOUTH PART.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. HIGHEST
WIND AND WAVES SOUTH PART. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. HIGHEST WIND AND
WAVES SOUTH PART.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT N PART IN THE EVENING...OTHERWISE
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT N PART IN THE EVENING...OTHERWISE
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

COMBINED SEAS 5 OR 6 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 745 AM AND 830 PM THU.

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