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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

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

PZZ100-250100-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A WEAK RIDGE WILL BE OVER THE AREA TODAY. A WARM FRONT
WILL ARRIVE TONIGHT AND WED. WINDS WILL EASE WED NIGHT AND THU AS
HIGH PRES BUILDS OVER THE REGION.

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PZZ150-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.

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PZZ153-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.

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PZZ156-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ170-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ173-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ176-250100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ130-250100-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ131-250100-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-250100-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

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

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PZZ134-250100-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-250100-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

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

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PZZ135-250100-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-250100-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
851 AM PDT TUE MAR 24 2015

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 8 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 845 PM TONIGHT AND 9 AM WED MORNING.

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