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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
951 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

WAZ001-503-506-510-182000-
/O.CON.KSEW.CF.Y.0001.170118T1500Z-170118T2000Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-
ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-
951 PM PST TUE JAN 17 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO NOON PST
WEDNESDAY...

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE ALONG THE
  SHORELINES DURING THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...FROM THE ADMIRALTY INLET AREA AND
  WHIDBEY ISLAND UP THROUGH THE SAN JUANS AND THE ANACORTES
  AREA...NORTH TO BELLINGHAM BAY AND UP TO POINT ROBERTS.

* TIMING...THE MORNING HIGH TIDE WEDNESDAY IS AROUND 9 TO 10 AM
  IN THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON.

* TIDE INFO...A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL
  PRODUCE TIDES HIGHER THAN THE TIDE TABLES.

* IMPACTS...FLOODING DUE TO MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS AND WAVES AT HIGH
TIDE COULD COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE
SHORELINE.

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