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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

PZZ100-240530-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE FROM SOUTH TO NORTH THROUGH THE
WATERS TONIGHT. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE COAST
TONIGHT THEN MOVE INTO NORTHERN VANCOUVER ISLAND THURSDAY. ANOTHER
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST SATURDAY.

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PZZ150-240530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD
OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ153-240530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11
SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ156-240530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 8 TO 11 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11
SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT WITH A DOMINANT
PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 OR 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

$$

PZZ170-240530-
WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11
SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 OR 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ173-240530-
WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 11 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11
SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 11
FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 OR 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ176-240530-
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11
SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 OR 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. S SWELL 9 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

$$

PZZ130-240530-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS BUILDING TO SW 7 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS TAPERING.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

$$

PZZ131-240530-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ132-240530-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.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.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ134-240530-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS
TAPERING.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ133-240530-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ135-240530-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-240530-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1 AM AND 130 PM THURSDAY.

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