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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

PZZ100-230745-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A 973 MB LOW LOCATED OFFSHORE AT 130W WILL WEAKEN
TONIGHT...WITH WINDS EASING ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON. THE LOW
WILL SHIFT SOUTH ON MONDAY WITH WINDS TURNING NORTHERLY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRING GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS TUESDAY THROUGH
THURSDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL CLIP THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

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PZZ150-230745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ153-230745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.

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PZZ156-230745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-230745-
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-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT EARLY...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 16 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
15 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 16 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT.

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PZZ130-230745-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL
12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ131-230745-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...EASING TO 10 TO 20
KT...THEN BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ132-230745-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT EARLY...EASING TO 10 TO 20
KT...THEN BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-230745-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ133-230745-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...EASING TO 10 TO 20
KT...THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-230745-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ110-230745-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
238 PM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 13 FEET MONDAY. BAR
CONDITIONS SEVERE WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE...BECOMING ROUGH ON
MONDAY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 100 AM TONIGHT AND
130 PM MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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