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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 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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302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...CURRENT WEATHER PATTERN IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AS HIGH PRES OVER THE NE PAC WILL
ALLOW FOR ONSHORE FLOW TO STRENGTHEN EACH EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
BEFORE TAPERING OFF IN THE MORNING.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5
FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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PZZ153-241915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...
BECOMING W 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6
FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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PZZ156-241915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ170-241915-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8
FT...BECOMING W 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W 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. W SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.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 IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W 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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PZZ132-241915-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT EARLY...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.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 IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

$$

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ135-241915-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ110-241915-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
302 AM PDT TUE MAY 24 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 630 AM AND 715 PM TODAY. THE MORNING
EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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