Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

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

PZZ100-242000-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...SURFACE LOW PRESSURE WILL SINK SOUTHWARD OVER THE
FAR COASTAL WATERS TODAY. WEAK FLOW IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY...THEN
ANOTHER LOW WILL DROP SOUTHWARD CLOSE TO THE COAST ON SUNDAY.

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PZZ150-153-156-242000-
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-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-242000-
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-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 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 15 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ130-242000-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ131-242000-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-242000-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-242000-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT EARLY THIS MORNING RISING TO 15 TO 25
KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS EARLY THIS MORNING BUILDING TO 2 TO 4
FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-242000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PST THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

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

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PZZ135-242000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-242000-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
256 AM PST FRI FEB 24 2017

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 300 AM AND 315 PM TODAY AND AROUND 345
AM SATURDAY MORNING.

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