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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

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

PZZ100-112015-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A 1007 MB LOW OFF THE NORTHERN TIP OF VANCOUVER
ISLAND WILL MOVE SE DURING THE DAY TODAY WHILE WEAKENING. THE LOW
WILL MOVE OVER THE WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS LATE TONIGHT. BY
THEN THE CENTRAL PRES WILL HAVE RISEN TO 1015 MB. MEANWHILE...
EXPECT A WEAK MODIFIED ARCTIC FRONT TO MOVE S ACROSS THE NORTHERN
INLAND WATERS LATE TONIGHT...AND THEN SLOWLY ACROSS THE REST OF
THE AREA ON MON.

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PZZ150-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT OR LESS. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT.

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PZZ153-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4
FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT.

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PZZ156-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4
FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT.

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PZZ170-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ173-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ176-112015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ130-112015-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND... BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
4 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.

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PZZ131-112015-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY NOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 1 FT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT AND TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-112015-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ134-112015-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT AND WED...NW WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-112015-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 10 KT OR LESS
LATE. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...N WIND 25 TO 35 KT...IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6
FT...SUBSIDING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-112015-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT... EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 1 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT OR LESS...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-112015-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
302 AM PST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 10 FEET THIS
AFTERNOON. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH...BECOMING MODERATE THIS
AFTERNOON. A VERY STRONG MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT WILL OCCUR AROUND
215 PM TODAY. THE NEXT MAXIMUM EBB WILL OCCUR AROUND 230 AM
MON...AND IT WILL NOT BE STRONG.

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