Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 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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845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A COLD FRONT IS MOVING THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT.
HIGH PRESSURE IS OFFSHORE AND WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA BEHIND
THE FRONT. WESTERLY FLOW IS STRONGEST IN THE STRAIT OF JUAN DE
FUCA AND A GALE WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE CENTRAL STRAIT.

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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-
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-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7
FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FEET. W SWELL 6
FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

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

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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE SOUTH PART. N WIND 5
TO 15 KT IN THE NORTH PART. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
845 PM PDT MON SEP 26 2016

COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT TONIGHT WITH LIGHT BAR CONDITIONS. SEAS
BUILDING TO 7 OR 8 FT TUESDAY WITH MODERATE BAR CONDITIONS. MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 215 AM AND 300 PM TUESDAY.

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