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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-180800-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A cold front will move down the British Columbia
coast on Saturday night, then move southeast through the waters on
Sunday. The front will be preceded by increasing S-SE wind, with
gales expected over much of the waters before frontal passage
later Sunday. A high pressure center will pass across the waters
on Monday. A strong warm front will push northward through the
waters on Tuesday. A strong low pressure center should move north
well offshore to near Haida Gwaii on Wednesday.

$$

PZZ156-180800-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 6 ft
at 8 seconds subsiding to 4 ft at 8 seconds after midnight. A
chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 15 to 20 kt rising to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. W
swell 4 ft at 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 6
ft at 7 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening then rain likely
after midnight.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 40 kt. Combined seas 11 to 13 ft with a
dominant period of 9 seconds building to 13 to 16 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. SW swell 13 ft at 10 seconds
subsiding to 10 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.
.MON...Light wind. Wind waves 1 ft. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming E 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. SW swell 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. SW swell 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 10 ft.


$$

PZZ150-153-180800-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 ft at 8 seconds
subsiding to 4 ft at 8 seconds after midnight. A chance of
showers.
.SAT...S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. W
swell 4 ft at 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 25 to 35 kt rising to 30 to 40 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 9 to 12 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening then rain after
midnight.
.SUN...S wind 35 to 40 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 12 to 15 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt becoming NW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 12 ft at 10 seconds subsiding to
10 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.
.MON...Light wind becoming S to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 4 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 10 ft.

$$

PZZ176-180800-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 ft at 8 seconds. A
chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. W
swell 5 ft at 7 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 9 to 12 ft with a
dominant period of 8 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening then
rain after midnight.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 40 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 14 to 17 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. SW swell
14 ft at 10 seconds subsiding to 11 ft at 10 seconds after
midnight.
.MON...N wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt rising to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. SW swell 7 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 5 ft
building to W 8 ft.
.WED...S wind 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. SW swell 12 ft.

$$

PZZ170-173-180800-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 10 to 15 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt late this
evening. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft
at 8 seconds. A chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 20 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 5 ft at 7 seconds. A chance of
showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 to 35 kt rising to 35 to 40 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft with a dominant period of
7 seconds building to 11 to 14 ft with a dominant period of
8 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 40 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 13 to 16 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. SW swell
11 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...N wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft. SW swell 9 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. SW swell 6 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...SE wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 5 ft
building to W 9 ft.
.WED...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 11 ft.

$$

PZZ130-180800-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 ft at 8 seconds subsiding to 3 ft at 8 seconds after midnight.
A chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt late in the
morning. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 4 ft at 7 seconds. A
chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt late in the
evening. Combined seas 6 to 7 ft with a dominant period of 8
seconds building to 8 to 10 ft with a dominant period of 9 seconds
after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 40 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 11 to 13 ft with a dominant period of
11 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. SW swell
8 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON...E wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. SW swell 7 ft at 10 seconds.
.MON NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 5 ft at 9 seconds.
.TUE...E wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. SW swell 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 ft becoming SW.

$$

PZZ131-180800-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

.TONIGHT...Variable wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A
chance of showers.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A slight
chance of showers in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. A chance of rain in the evening then rain after
midnight.
.SUN...SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...SW wind to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...E wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft.
.WED...SE wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ132-180800-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 1 to 3 ft after
midnight. A chance of showers.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 30 to 40 kt late in the
evening. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft building to 5 to 7 ft after
midnight. A slight chance of rain in the evening then a chance of
rain after midnight.
.SUN...SE wind 30 to 40 kt becoming S 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...NW wind 5 to 15 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming SE 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft.

$$

PZZ134-180800-
Admiralty Inlet-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE wind to 10 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 1 to 3 ft after
midnight. A chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 15 to 20 kt becoming 20 to 25 kt by late morning.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft building to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight. A chance of rain after midnight.
.SUN...S wind 30 to 40 kt easing to 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...NW wind 5 to 15 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.TUE...SE wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or
less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ133-180800-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S 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. A chance of showers.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...SE 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 after
midnight. A chance of rain in the evening then rain likely after
midnight.
.SUN...SE wind 30 to 40 kt becoming S 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming W after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...N wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind becoming E 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.TUE...E wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft.
.WED...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

$$

PZZ135-180800-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A slight chance of showers.
.SAT...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain after midnight.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.MON...N wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft or less.
.MON NIGHT...Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft.
.TUE...Light wind becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.WED...S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

$$

PZZ110-180800-
Grays Harbor Bar-
259 PM PST Fri Nov 17 2017

Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Bar conditions moderate. Maximum ebb
currents will occur around 345 PM this afternoon and 400 AM on
Saturday morning. The afternoon ebb will be strong.

$$

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