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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington...UPDATED
National Weather Service Seattle WA
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

PZZ100-220515-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A strong cold front is currently moving across the
inland waters. Once the front passes, winds will ease. It will be
followed this afternoon and tonight by moderate southerly onshore
flow. A warm front on Tuesday will give strong east to southeast
gradients with gales likely over the coastal waters. Beyond
Tuesday, a series of fronts will continue to bring active weather
to the waters through the week ahead.

$$

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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-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. SW
swell 20 ft at 12 seconds. Showers and a slight chance of tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 16
ft at 14 seconds. A slight chance of tstms in the evening.
Showers.
.MON...SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 14 ft at 13 seconds. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
11 ft at 12 seconds.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 to 25 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. SW swell 11 ft at 10 seconds.
.WED...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft. SW swell 11 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft. SW swell 15 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-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...SW wind 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW
swell 22 ft at 12 seconds. Showers and a slight chance of tstms.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 25 to 30 kt easing to 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 17 ft at 14 seconds. A
slight chance of tstms in the evening. Showers.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 2 ft in the afternoon. W
swell 16 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to 14 ft at 13 seconds in the
afternoon. Showers likely in the morning then a chance of showers
in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. W swell 11 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...SE wind 25 to 30 kt becoming S 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 10 to 11 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
12 ft at 10 seconds.
.WED...S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to
6 ft. W swell 11 ft building to SW 13 ft.
.THU...SW wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to
6 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. S swell 20 ft becoming W 16 ft.

$$

PZZ130-220515-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. SW
swell 11 to 15 ft at 12 seconds. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 14 ft at 14 seconds.
Showers.
.MON...SW wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon. W
swell 14 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to 12 ft at 13 seconds in the
afternoon. Showers.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell
10 ft at 11 seconds.
.TUE...E wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 ft at
11 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 20 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.WED...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. SW swell 8 ft.
.THU...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 10 ft
building to 14 ft.

$$

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Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...SW wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
Showers.
.TONIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers
likely in the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon.
Showers likely in the morning then a chance of showers in the
afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...E 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.
.TUE NIGHT...E wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.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 SW. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ132-220515-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

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

.REST OF TODAY...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft
subsiding to 2 to 4 ft early this afternoon. Showers.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Showers
likely in the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Showers likely
in the morning then a chance of showers in the afternoon.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 15 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.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft.

$$

PZZ134-220515-
Admiralty Inlet-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 20 to 30 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers
likely in the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...S wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon.
Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE 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.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft.

$$

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Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers
likely in the evening then a chance of showers after midnight.
.MON...S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the
afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft.
.THU...SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft.

$$

PZZ135-220515-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TODAY...S wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 20 to 30 kt this
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. Showers.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Showers
likely.
.MON...S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less in the afternoon.
Showers likely.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.WED...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.THU...S wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ110-220515-
Grays Harbor Bar-
1215 PM PST Sun Jan 21 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

Combined seas 15 to 17 ft subsiding to 12 to 14 ft tonight. Bar
conditions severe. Breakers will cover the bar at times this
morning. Maximum ebb currents will occur around 700 PM PST this
evening and 745 AM PST on Monday morning.

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