Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

PZZ100-032000-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY. THE NEXT
FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT. A LOW WILL
TRACK SOUTHEAST ALONG VANCOUVER ISLAND SUN NIGHT AND THE
WASHINGTON COAST MON. THE FLOW TURN NORTHERLY OFFSHORE ON MON AS
HIGH PRES MOVES SOUTH THROUGH BRITISH COLUMBIA. FRASER RIVER
OUTFLOW WINDS SHOULD DEVELOP LATE MON NIGHT OR TUE.

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PZZ150-153-156-032000-
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-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...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.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT
14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-032000-
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-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 17 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT
14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 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 7 FT.

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PZZ130-032000-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 18 FT AT 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
16 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 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 5 FT.

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PZZ131-032000-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS MORNING AND AGAIN FROM
LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.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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PZZ132-032000-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS MORNING AND AGAIN FROM
LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT LATE THIS
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 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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PZZ134-032000-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.TODAY...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.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 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...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND TO 10 KT. 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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PZZ133-032000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

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PZZ135-032000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

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PZZ110-032000-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
259 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 19 FT THIS MORNING...SUBSIDING TO 13 TO 15 FT
TONIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS SEVERE WITH BREAKERS COVERING THE BAR...
ESPECIALLY DURING THE EBB CURRENT THIS MORNING. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 630 AM AND 630 PM TODAY.

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