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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

PZZ100-302215-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A SURFACE RIDGE OVER WESTERN WA WILL WEAKEN THIS MORNING AS
AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE COASTAL WATERS. THE FRONT
WILL MOVE INLAND THIS EVENING...FOLLOWED BY STRONG ONSHORE FLOW
LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. ONSHORE FLOW WILL WEAKEN WED AND THU AS A
RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE REGION. A WEAK FRONT WILL PROBABLY REACH THE
AREA FRI.

$$

PZZ150-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ153-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ156-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ170-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11
FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

$$

PZZ173-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11
FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

$$

PZZ176-302215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11
FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

$$

PZZ130-302215-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ131-302215-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. WIND WAVES 4
TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ132-302215-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. WIND WAVES 4
TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ134-302215-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS. A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ133-302215-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY. A
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ135-302215-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT EARLY...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS. A CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ110-302215-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PDT MON MAR 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

COMBINED SEAS 9 OR 10 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT...EXCEPT BUILDING TO 12
FT DURING EBB CURRENTS. BAR CONDITIONS MOSTLY ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 215 PM TODAY AND 245 AM TUE.

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