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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

PZZ100-221615-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRES WILL MOVE OVER THE WATERS TODAY. A FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT AND TUE. A TRAILING
SURFACE LOW WILL AFFECT THE WATERS WED.

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PZZ150-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ153-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 13 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ156-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 17
SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ170-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
12 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ173-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
12 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ176-221615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. NW SWELL 14 FT...BECOMING W.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ130-221615-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.TODAY...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 17 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 FT.

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PZZ131-221615-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

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

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PZZ132-221615-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

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

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PZZ134-221615-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

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PZZ133-221615-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-221615-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

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PZZ110-221615-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST MON DEC 22 2014

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

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 430 AM AND 430 PM
TODAY. THE AFTERNOON MAXIMUM EBB WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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