Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 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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849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST TODAY THROUGH MONDAY
...WITH HIGH PRES OFFSHORE AND LOW PRES EAST OF THE CASCADES.
WESTERLY GALES ARE LIKELY IN THE STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA SATURDAY
EVENING WHEN A STRONG MARINE PUSH WILL OCCUR.

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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-
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-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR
2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI AND FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
11 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.


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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
AFTERNOON WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.


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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...W WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
AFTERNOON WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.


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ADMIRALTY INLET-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT AND SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN AND MON...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.


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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT IN THE NORTH PART. SW WIND 10 TO
20 KT IN THE SOUTH PART. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN AND MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.


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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
849 AM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT DURING THE STRONG
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS AROUND 530 PM TODAY AND 6 AM FRI. BAR
CONDITIONS LIGHT BECOMING MODERATE DURING THE EBBS.

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