Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

PZZ100-271300-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL PREVAIL OVERNIGHT FOR LIGHT
SOUTHERLY FLOW. A TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON MON FOR
CONTINUED SOUTHERLY FLOW. THE FLOW WILL BACK TO SE MON NIGHT IN
RESPONSE TO FALLING PRES OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS AHEAD OF A WEAK
COLD FRONT. THIS FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON TUE. A
STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE REGION ON WED.

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PZZ150-271300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 OR
10 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ153-271300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 OR
10 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ156-271300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 OR 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-271300-
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 SUN MAR 26 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10
FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
13 TO 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 TO
14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13
TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT BECOMING W. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13
TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 10
FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8
FT.

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PZZ130-271300-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

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

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PZZ131-271300-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-271300-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-271300-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING AND BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-271300-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-271300-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-271300-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT SUN MAR 26 2017

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT EARLY MON
EVENING. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH EARLY MON
EVENING. THE MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 5 AM AND 5 PM
MON. THE MON AFTERNOON EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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