Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

PZZ100-291145-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A RIDGE WILL BE OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON THROUGH MON MORNING
WHILE A FRONT EXTENDS FROM VANCOUVER ISLAND SOUTHWEST INTO THE
OFFSHORE WATERS. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS
AND WESTERN WASHINGTON LATE MON AND MON NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY ONSHORE
FLOW MON NIGHT AND TUE. A WEAK RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA WED.

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PZZ150-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12
SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7
FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ153-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7
FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ156-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7
FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7
FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ170-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11
SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ173-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ176-291145-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ130-291145-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ131-291145-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.SUN...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ132-291145-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ134-291145-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE 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. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-291145-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ135-291145-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-291145-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FT LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SUN. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE BECOMING ROUGH LATE TONIGHT.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1 AM AND 115 PM SUN.

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