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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

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822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL RESULT IN LIGHT WINDS. LIGHT
EASTERLY FLOW WILL DEVELOP WED AND THE FLOW WILL TURN MORE
SOUTHEASTERLY THU.


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PZZ150-250130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 20 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...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. W
SWELL 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.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. W SWELL 11 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ153-250130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT
AT 20 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.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. W SWELL 11 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ156-250130-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 20 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 19 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT
18 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT.


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PZZ170-173-176-250130-
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-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 16 FT AT 20 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
6 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 20 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...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. W
SWELL 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 17 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 10 FT.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ131-250130-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-250130-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-250130-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-250130-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-250130-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. AREAS OF FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-250130-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
822 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.
BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING LIGHT THIS AFTERNOON. THE
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 215 PM TODAY AND 245 AM WED.

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