Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

PZZ100-211015-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BUILD
OVER THE WATERS ON MON. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
WATERS MON NIGHT AND TUE. A TRAILING SURFACE LOW WILL AFFECT THE
WATERS WED AND WED NIGHT.

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PZZ150-153-156-211015-
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 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 15
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-211015-
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 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12
FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO
9 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ130-211015-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-211015-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-211015-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-211015-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-211015-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-211015-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-211015-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

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

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT ON MON. BAR
CONDITIONS ROUGH WITH BREAKERS LIKELY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL
OCCUR AROUND 430 AM AND 430 PM MON. THE MON AFTERNOON MAXIMUM EBB
WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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