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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

PZZ100-101415-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A SURFACE TROUGH WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
OVERNIGHT...FOLLOWED BY STRONGER ONE ON SATURDAY. EXPECT
INCREASED ONSHORE OR WESTERLY FLOW IN THE WAKE OF THE TROUGH ON
SATURDAY. ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN ON SUNDAY AND THEN BECOME
NORTHERLY. NORTHERLY FLOW WILL STRENGTHEN ON MON.

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PZZ150-101415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9
TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ153-101415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT.

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PZZ156-101415-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4
TO 6 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-101415-
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-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING LATE. COMBINED SEAS 13
TO 16 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO
11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 6
FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ130-101415-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 11 OR 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
10 TO 12 FT AT 11 OR 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 3
TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.

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PZZ131-101415-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SHOWERS.
.SAT...E WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE
10 KT OR LESS LATE. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...THEN
SUBSIDING LATE. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-101415-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT BY
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-101415-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-101415-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT.
WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON AND MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-101415-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ110-101415-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
905 PM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT SATURDAY
NIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
THE MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1245 AM AND 115 PM
SATURDAY. THE AFTERNOON EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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