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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

PZZ100-031015-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...HIGH PRES WILL REMAIN OFFSHORE WITH LOW PRES EAST OF THE
CASCADES THROUGH THIS WEEK. ONSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASE MONDAY AND
MONDAY NIGHT AND REMAIN FAIRLY STRONG THROUGH MIDWEEK.

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PZZ150-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ153-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW 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. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW 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. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ170-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 6
SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ173-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
6 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ176-031015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 6 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
6 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ130-031015-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-031015-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM PDT
MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT THIS EVENING...EASING TO
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W 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.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-031015-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 5 AM PDT
MONDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT THIS EVENING...EASING TO 15
TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT...THEN
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...W 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.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-031015-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ133-031015-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-031015-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT TACOMA SOUTHWARD AND N WIND 5 TO 15
KT NORTH PART. WIND BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-031015-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT SUN AUG 2 2015

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT TONIGHT AND MONDAY...EXCEPT BUILDING TO 7 FT
DURING THE STRONG MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT OCCURRING AROUND 715 AM
MONDAY MORNING. A WEAKER MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT WILL OCCUR AROUND 745
PM MONDAY EVENING. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT...EXCEPT MODERATE DURING EBB
CURRENTS.

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