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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

PZZ100-030730-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
TONIGHT WITH HIGHER PRESSURE WELL TO THE SW AND LOWER PRESSURE
OVER SOUTHERN BC. THE PATTERN WILL WEAKEN LATER THU INTO THU NIGHT
AS A WEAK LOW MOVES THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
REBUILD OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRI AND REMAIN THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

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PZZ150-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SW SWELL 4 FT...BUILDING TO W 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL
5 FT.

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PZZ153-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING... THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND TO 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 4 FT...BUILDING TO W 6 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ156-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4
FT... BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ170-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6
FT... BECOMING W.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ173-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6
FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6
FT.

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PZZ176-030730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 5
FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ130-030730-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1
FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ131-030730-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ132-030730-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-030730-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-030730-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT.

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PZZ135-030730-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-030730-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
330 PM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT DURING THE STRONG
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT AROUND 815 PM THIS EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FEET OVERNIGHT. A SECOND MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT WILL OCCUR AROUND
830 AM THURSDAY MORNING. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH
DURING THE EVENING EBB CURRENT THEN EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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