Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

CORRECTED GRAYS HARBOR BAR FORECAST.

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

PZZ100-280130-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A WEAK SURFACE LOW WILL REMAIN OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON
THROUGH TONIGHT. WESTERLY ONSHORE FLOW WILL INCREASE TUESDAY AS A
WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. A WEAK
WARM FRONT WILL BRUSH THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. A STRONGER COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH THE AREA THURSDAY THE MOVE INLAND LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
OR FRIDAY MORNING.

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PZZ150-153-156-280130-
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-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM
PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 OR 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT BUILDING TO W 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-280130-
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-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ130-280130-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ131-280130-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-280130-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 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.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-280130-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-280130-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-280130-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ110-280130-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PST MON FEB 27 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR CONDITIONS IN EFFECT
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH BREAKERS POSSIBLE
DURING MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS. A STRONG MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT WILL OCCUR
AROUND 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON FOLLOWED BY A WEAKER MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT
AROUND 530 AM TUESDAY MORNING. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH.

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