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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

PZZ100-030045-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY WITH HIGHER
PRESSURE WELL TO THE SW AND LOWER PRESSURE OVER SOUTHERN BC. THE
PATTERN WILL WEAKEN LATER THU INTO THU NIGHT AS A WEAK LOW MOVES
THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS ON FRI AND REMAIN THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

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PZZ150-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT. SW SWELL 4
FT.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ153-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI 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. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED TSTMS THROUGH THE
DAY. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ170-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ173-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT AND SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4
OR 5 FT.

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PZZ176-030045-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT AND SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 4
OR 5 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 10
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS IN THE MORNING. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT.

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PZZ131-030045-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ132-030045-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ134-030045-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ133-030045-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-030045-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-030045-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PDT WED SEP 2 2015

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

COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT DURING THE STRONG
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT AROUND 815 PM THIS EVENING...THEN SUBSIDING TO 5
TO 7 FEET OVERNIGHT. A SECOND MAXIMUM EBB CURRENT WILL OCCUR AROUND
830 AM THURSDAY MORNING. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH
DURING THE EVENING EBB CURRENT.

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