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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

PZZ100-190645-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A SERIES OF WEATHER SYSTEMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA AT A
RATE OF ABOUT ONE PER DAY THROUGH SUNDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WINDS
ARE LIKELY WITH EACH SYSTEM. NEXT WEEK WILL HAVE LIGHTER WINDS AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.

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PZZ150-190645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 16 FT
AT 12 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS
BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 16 SECONDS BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 18 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 18 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
SW SWELL 15 FT BECOMING W 11 FT.

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PZZ153-190645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT
AT 14 SECONDS BUILDING TO W 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 16 SECONDS BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 18 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 19 FT
AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. SW SWELL 17 FT BECOMING W 11 FT.

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PZZ156-190645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 16 SECONDS BUILDING TO 16 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 18
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. SW SWELL 20 FT BECOMING W 12 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-190645-
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-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 16 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 15 FT
AT 14 SECONDS BUILDING TO W 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 17 TO 20 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 16 FT
AT 16 SECONDS BUILDING TO 20 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 23 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT.
.MON...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. SW SWELL 21 FT BECOMING W AND SUBSIDING
TO 13 FT.

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PZZ130-190645-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT
AT 12 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
16 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS BUILDING
TO 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 16 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT AT 16
SECONDS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
BECOMING SW 9 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SW SWELL 11 FT BECOMING W 9 FT.

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PZZ131-190645-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT
SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.

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PZZ132-190645-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4
FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT
BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ134-190645-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-190645-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-190645-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-190645-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

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

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 9 PM TONIGHT AND 945 AM THURSDAY.

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