Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

PZZ100-031400-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. A FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY. A
WEAK LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS MONDAY AND SHIFT SOUTH
MONDAY NIGHT AS STRONG HIGH PRES DEVELOPS OVER INTERIOR BRITISH
COLUMBIA. FRASER OUTFLOW IS POSSIBLE OVER THE NORTHERN INLAND
WATERS BEGINNING TUE.

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PZZ150-153-156-031400-
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-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 16 FT AT 18
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
17 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
14 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-031400-
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-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
BECOMING NW AND...BUILDING TO 21 FT AT 18 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 22 FT AT
17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
13 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT...BECOMING NW 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
BUILDING TO W 9 FT.

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PZZ130-031400-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 18 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 17 FT AT
17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-031400-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ132-031400-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-031400-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-031400-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

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PZZ135-031400-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-031400-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
851 PM PST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT WITH BREAKERS
COVERING THE BAR LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH
THIS EVENING...BECOMING SEVERE AFTER MIDNIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 630 AM AND 630 PM SATURDAY.

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