Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

PZZ100-221730-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A DEEP 964 MB SURFACE LOW WILL REMAIN 350 NM WEST OF GRAYS
HARBOR THROUGH THIS EVENING. THE ASSOCIATED OCCLUDED FRONT WILL MOVE
NORTHWARD ACROSS WESTERN WA THIS MORNING. THE LOW WILL WEAKEN AND
MOVE SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY ALLOWING A SURFACE RIDGE TO BUILD
OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.

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PZZ150-221730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 15 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.

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PZZ153-221730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 16 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.

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PZZ156-221730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT...BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 16 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-221730-
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-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 15 TO 18 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL
17 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL 16 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT
13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE
DAY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 13 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 16 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 17 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.

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PZZ130-221730-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ131-221730-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ132-221730-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-221730-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-221730-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-221730-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-221730-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST SUN JAN 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS MOSTLY
ROUGH BUT BECOMING SEVERE AT TIMES WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY
DURING MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND
1245 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 100 AM MONDAY MORNING.

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