Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 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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854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A FRONT WILL SLOWLY LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE WATERS
LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT...WITH SOUTHWEST GRADIENTS
INCREASING AS THE FRONT LIFTS NORTH. ONSHORE FLOW WILL PREVAIL MON
AND MON NIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA ON TUE. A
LARGE SURFACE LOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE OFFSHORE WATERS WED.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 13 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS
10 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST
THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9
FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT...BUILDING TO SW 10 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS
EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT THIS EVENING.
WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ135-150200-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT THIS AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT AND MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
854 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT WITH OCCASIONAL BREAKERS SUBSIDING TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH BECOMING MODERATE AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 900 AM AND 915 PM
TODAY.

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