Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Seattle WA
753 AM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

WAZ504-509-511-558-559-181700-
/O.EXP.KSEW.CF.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180218T1600Z/
Southwest Interior-Tacoma Area-Hood Canal Area-
Seattle and Vicinity-Bremerton and Vicinity-
753 AM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 8 AM PST THIS MORNING...

NORTH WINDS HAVE BEEN SLOW TO DEVELOP OVER PUGET SOUND...SO THERE
HAVE NOT BEEN MUCH IN THE WAY OF WIND WAVES WITH THE HIGH TIDE
THIS MORNING. THE ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AND MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW IS
NOT LIKELY THIS MORNING. NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY...BUT THE
TIDE WILL BE GOING OUT SO PROBLEMS WITH BEACH FLOODING ARE NOT
LIKELY.

$$

WAZ516-517-182200-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SU.Y.0003.180218T1553Z-180218T2200Z/
North Coast-Central Coast-
753 AM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a High Surf
Advisory, which is in effect until 2 PM PST this afternoon.

* WAVES AND/OR SURF...WESTERLY SWELL IS NEAR 20 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...EXPECT DANGEROUS HIGH SURF ALONG THE
  BEACHES.

* TIMING...DURING THE DAY TODAY...SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FROM SNEAKER WAVES AND BREAKERS
  ON AND NEAR THE JETTIES AND BREAKWATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing localized beach erosion.

&&

$$


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