Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

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345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A 973 MB SURFACE LOW WILL STALL NEAR 135 W AND GRADUALLY
FILL THROUGH THU. THE ASSOCIATED FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL
WATERS THIS EVENING...THEN SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE INLAND WATERS WED
MORNING. LIGHTER FLOW DEVELOPS FRI INTO THE WEEKEND.

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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-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL
6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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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-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 15
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 17 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE
OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 13
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
11 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

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

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...HIGHEST NORTH PART. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...HIGHEST NORTH PART. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

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


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PZZ135-240600-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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


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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
345 PM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FEET THIS EVENING. SEAS
BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT ON WED. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING
ROUGH ON WED. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 5 PM THIS
EVENING AND 515 AM WED MORNING.

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