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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

PZZ100-011615-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY.
A WEAK 1013 MB LOW WILL MOVE DOWN FROM THE NORTHWEST INTO THE
NORTHERN PORTION OF THE COASTAL WATERS WED NIGHT THEN DISSIPATE ON
THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS FRI AND SAT.

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PZZ150-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4
FT.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
NW SWELL 5 FT...BECOMING SW.

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PZZ153-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT...BECOMING SW.

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PZZ156-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW
SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT...BECOMING SW.

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PZZ170-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
BECOMING SW 5 FT.

$$

PZZ173-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
BECOMING SW 5 FT.

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PZZ176-011615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...
BECOMING SW 5 FT.

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PZZ130-011615-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT...
BECOMING SW.

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PZZ131-011615-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ132-011615-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

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PZZ134-011615-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI AND SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-011615-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

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PZZ135-011615-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-011615-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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

COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT DURING THE STRONG
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS AROUND 7 AM AND 730 PM TODAY. BAR CONDITIONS
MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH DURING THE EBBS.

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