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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

PZZ100-030500-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...STRONG HIGH PRES OVER BRITISH COLUMBIA WITH LOWER
PRES OVER OREGON WILL RESULT IN MODERATELY STRONG NORTHERLY FLOW
TODAY. A 1037 MB HIGH DEVELOPING OVER MONTANA WITH LOWER PRES
OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL CAUSE THE FLOW TO BECOME EASTERLY OR
OFFSHORE TONIGHT. THE OFFSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN ON TUE.

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PZZ150-030500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING AND BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4
FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ153-030500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 4
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ156-030500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN BECOMING NE. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-030500-
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-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2
TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5
FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ130-030500-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-030500-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-030500-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-030500-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT BY MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-030500-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT AND THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-030500-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY MORNING
FOG.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-030500-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
858 AM PST MON MAR 2 2015

COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 230 PM TODAY AND 3 AM TUE.

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