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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

PZZ100-241730-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS THIS MORNING
AS AN ASSOCIATED LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO VANCOUVER ISLAND.
WEAK SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY...THEN ANOTHER FRONT WILL ARRIVE SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE REBUILDS EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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PZZ150-241730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ153-241730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ156-241730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ170-241730-
WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.

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WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.

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PZZ176-241730-
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY THIS MORNING... THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.

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PZZ130-241730-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO SW 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ131-241730-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT EARLY THIS MORNING...BECOMING W 15
TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-241730-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY THIS MORNING...BECOMING W 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 IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-241730-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY THIS
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-241730-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

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

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PZZ135-241730-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT MID
MORNING...THEN EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 5 FT. RAIN THIS MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-241730-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 130 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 215 AM FRIDAY
MORNING.

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