Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

PZZ100-311745-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...PERSISTENT HIGH PRES OFFSHORE WITH LOWER PRES E
OF THE CASCADES WILL KEEP THE FLOW NW TODAY. EXPECT THE FLOW TO
BECOME MORE WESTERLY AND STRENGTHEN THIS WEEKEND...LEADING TO THE
POSSIBILITY OF GALE FORCE WINDS OVER THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN
STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA.

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PZZ150-311745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ153-156-311745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...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.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW 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-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6
FT...BECOMING W 4 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ130-311745-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT 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. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...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 IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ132-311745-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-311745-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-311745-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-311745-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.TODAY...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-311745-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT FRI JUL 31 2015

COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 5 AM AND 530 PM TODAY. THE MORNING
MAXIMUM EBB WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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