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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

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300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AS A THERMAL
TROUGH OVER THE INLAND WATERS SHIFTS OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON.
ONSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL WED THROUGH FRI WITH HIGH PRES OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS AND LOWER PRES INLAND. A SECOND THERMAL TROUGH WILL
BUILD NORTH ALONG THE COAST SAT THEN SHIFT INLAND ON SUN.

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PZZ150-010515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ153-010515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AROUND
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS
AROUND MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-010515-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AROUND
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT AROUND
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-010515-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 4 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW 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. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

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

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PZZ135-010515-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT SOUTH PART...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT
NORTH PART. ALL AREAS WIND BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PDT TUE MAY 31 2016

COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 2 AM AND 215 PM WED.

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