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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

PZZ100-050715-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT. A WEAK LOW WILL
TRACK SOUTHEAST ALONG VANCOUVER ISLAND TONIGHT AND THE WASHINGTON
COAST MON...WITH THE FLOW TURNING NORTHERLY AS HIGH PRES MOVES
SOUTH THROUGH BRITISH COLUMBIA. FRASER RIVER OUTFLOW SHOULD
DEVELOP LATE MON AFTERNOON OR MON NIGHT THEN WEAKEN LATER TUE OR WED.
A VIGOROUS PACIFIC FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA WED NIGHT
AND THU.

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PZZ150-153-156-050715-
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-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 20 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 24 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 14 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-050715-
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-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 14 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 30 KT...RISING TO 30 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS
9 TO 12 FT...BUILDING TO 22 TO 25 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 25 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 25 FT...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT.

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PZZ130-050715-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 15 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 22 FT...SUBSIDING TO
12 FT.

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PZZ131-050715-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT DURING THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 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.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-050715-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS
OVERNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 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.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-050715-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EARLY...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW
SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ133-050715-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND DIMINISHING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-050715-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ110-050715-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
209 PM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT WITH BREAKERS LIKELY AROUND THIS
EVENINGS EBB. COMBINED SEAS EASING TO 10 TO 12 FT ON MONDAY. BAR
CONDITIONS SEVERE AT TIMES THROUGH THIS EVENING...OTHERWISE
ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 715 PM THIS EVENING
AND 8 AM PST MONDAY.

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