Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
715 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

UPDATED TO ADD GALE WARNING COASTAL WATERS THIS MORNING.

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

PZZ100-302000-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A PACIFIC COLD FRONT MOVED ASHORE OVERNIGHT WITH
MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW IN ITS WAKE TODAY. HIGHER PRESSURE IS
EXPECTED TO BUILD OVER THE REGION TONIGHT AND THURSDAY FOR LIGHTER
WINDS. THE NEXT PACIFIC FRONTAL SYSTEM ARRIVES FRIDAY WITH ANOTHER
FOLLOWING ON SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY.

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PZZ150-153-156-302000-
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-
715 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 17 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 17 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 15 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-302000-
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-
715 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TODAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 18
FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 18
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 17 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 16 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 14 FT.

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PZZ130-302000-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
14 FT AT 11 SECONDS THIS AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 16 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.

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PZZ131-302000-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ132-302000-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
615 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

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

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ134-302000-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW THIS AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-302000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ135-302000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT BEFORE NOON. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S 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.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ110-302000-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
250 AM PST WED NOV 30 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT THIS AFTERNOON. BAR
CONDITIONS ROUGH BECOMING SEVERE WITH BREAKERS LIKELY DURING THE
STRONG AFTERNOON MAXIMUM EBB. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR
AROUND 445 AM AND 5 PM TODAY. THE AFTERNOON EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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