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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

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

PZZ100-281315-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A SURFACE RIDGE WILL BE OVER THE COAST TONIGHT
WITH LOWER PRES OVER EASTERN WA. A FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA FRI.
A STRONG FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS SAT. A THIRD WEATHER
SYSTEM WILL REACH THE AREA AROUND MON.

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PZZ150-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8
FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ153-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ156-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ170-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8
FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ173-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT FRIDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
17 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...N WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO
9 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW
SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ176-281315-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4
FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO
10 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 15 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ130-281315-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ131-281315-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...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. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
RAIN.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-281315-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...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. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-281315-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 1 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-281315-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

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

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PZZ135-281315-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ110-281315-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
902 PM PDT THU AUG 27 2015

COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 345 AM AND 430 PM FRI. THE EARLY
MORNING EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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