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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
430 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

UPDATED FOR GALE WARNING CENTRAL AND EAST STRAIT.

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

PZZ100-260545-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC WILL MAINTAIN
ONSHORE FLOW ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY OR GALE STRENGTH WEST WINDS ARE LIKELY EACH DAY
TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY IN THE STRAIT.

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PZZ150-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ153-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7
FT AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW 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.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 OR 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6
FT AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ170-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 7
SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ173-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
7 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ176-260545-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7
FT AT 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5
FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ130-260545-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...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. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-260545-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
430 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5
FT.

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PZZ132-260830-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
430 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ134-260545-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-260545-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-260545-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

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

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PZZ110-260545-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

COMBINED SEAS 5 OR 6 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 745 PM THIS EVENING AND 745 AM THURSDAY.

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