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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-161400-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...Onshore flow will bring small craft winds to the
coastal waters and Strait of Juan De Fuca tonight. A Lull in
winds are expected Saturday. A warm front will move through the
waters Saturday night and Sunday. A deepening low will track
inland near or to the north of Western Washington Tuesday.

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PZZ150-161400-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less late. W swell 8 ft at
10 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...W wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 9 seconds subsiding to 6
ft at 12 seconds in the afternoon. Rain likely.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
6 ft at 11 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...W wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at
12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt rising to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...S wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas
12 to 15 ft.
.WED...N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. W swell 13 ft subsiding to 9 ft.

$$

PZZ153-161400-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less late. W swell 8 ft at
10 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.SAT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
6 ft at 11 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind to 10 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at
12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
7 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...S wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas
11 to 14 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 to 20 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft
becoming less than 1 ft. W swell 13 ft subsiding to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ156-161400-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less late. W swell 8 ft at
11 seconds. A slight chance of showers.
.SAT...E wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Rain likely in the
morning then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft at 11 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft
at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind to 10 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...Light wind becoming E to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...SW wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Combined seas
11 to 14 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft
becoming less than 1 ft. W swell 13 ft subsiding to 10 ft.

$$

PZZ170-161400-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less late. W swell 9 ft at
10 seconds. A chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 ft at 10 seconds subsiding to
6 ft at 12 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 ft at 11 seconds building to 8 ft at 10
seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 10 ft
at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...SW wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...SW wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas
14 to 17 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to
6 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. W swell 14 ft becoming NW 11 ft.

$$

PZZ173-161400-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt subsiding to 10 to 20 kt late.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 10 seconds. A slight chance
of showers after midnight.
.SAT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6
ft at 11 seconds building to 8 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.
Rain.
.SUN...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 10 ft
at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...SW wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas
13 to 16 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming N 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. W swell 14 ft becoming NW
11 ft.

$$

PZZ176-161400-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt late. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 11 seconds. A slight chance of
showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 10 seconds. Rain likely in
the morning then rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6
ft at 11 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft
at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at
12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. W swell 8 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...SW wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt. Combined seas
12 to 15 ft.
.WED...NW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming NE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves
4 to 6 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 14 ft subsiding to 12
ft.

$$

PZZ130-161400-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less late. W swell 7 ft at
10 seconds. A slight chance of showers after midnight.
.SAT...NW wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. W swell 6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain likely.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind to 10 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft at 11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt in the evening becoming light.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds.
.MON...Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. W swell 7 ft at
12 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
7 ft at 15 seconds.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W
swell 9 ft building to 13 ft.
.WED...N wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W
swell 8 ft.

$$

PZZ131-161400-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt late. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of showers in the evening.
.SAT...W wind 5 to 15 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain in the morning then rain
likely in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Rain
likely in the evening then rain after midnight.
.SUN...W wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less after midnight.
.MON...Light wind becoming E to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...Variable wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt. Wind
waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...W wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

PZZ132-161400-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt late. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SAT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the evening then
rain after midnight.
.SUN...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

PZZ134-161400-
Admiralty Inlet-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...NW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt late. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening.
.SAT...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. Rain likely.
.SUN...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...Variable wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or
less.

$$

PZZ133-161400-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A slight
chance of showers.
.SAT...SW wind to 10 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain likely in the evening then
rain after midnight.
.SUN...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...NW wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

PZZ135-161400-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of showers in the evening then a slight chance of showers after
midnight.
.SAT...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. A chance of rain in the evening then rain likely after
midnight.
.SUN...S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming S to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...SW wind to 10 kt becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

PZZ110-161400-
Grays Harbor Bar-
851 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

Combined seas 6 to 8 ft. Bar conditions moderate. Maximum ebb
currents will occur around 300 am and 315 pm Saturday. The
afternoon ebb will be strong.

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