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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

PZZ100-150815-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A FRONT WILL SLOWLY LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE WATERS
THIS EVENING...WITH SW GRADIENTS INCREASING AS THE FRONT LIFTS
NORTH. THE FRONT WILL SLIP BACK SOUTH FOR A TIME ON MONDAY
MORNING...BRINGING A LULL IN WIND NORTH OF JAMES ISLAND AND CAMANO
ISLAND. THEN THE FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH AGAIN ON MON AFTERNOON...
ABRUPTLY ENDING THE LULL IN WIND OVER THE NORTHER WATERS. ONSHORE
FLOW WILL PREVAIL MON AND MON NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE AREA EARLY TUE MORNING. THEN A LARGE SURFACE LOW WILL
DEVELOP OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS WED.

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PZZ150-150815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS
EVENING. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ153-150815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT THIS
EVENING. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FT.

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PZZ156-150815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
6 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...BUILDING TO SW 14 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-150815-
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-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
11 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT.

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PZZ130-150815-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ131-150815-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT THIS EVENING.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED AND WED NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT.

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PZZ132-150815-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT THIS
EVENING. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-150815-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE 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...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU AND FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ133-150815-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW THIS EVENING. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ135-150815-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ110-150815-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
303 PM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH
DURING THE EBBS WITH OCCASIONAL BREAKERS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 915 PM THIS EVENING AND 10 AM MONDAY MORNING.

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