Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

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

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254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...WEAK ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED AGAIN TODAY. A
SLOWLY STRENGTHENING SURFACE LOW WILL SINK SOUTHWARD ABOUT 80 TO
120 NM OFF THE COAST ON FRIDAY. WEAK FLOW IS EXPECTED ON
SATURDAY...THEN ANOTHER SURFACE LOW WILL SINK SOUTHWARD CLOSE TO
THE COAST ON SUNDAY.

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PZZ150-153-156-232000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6
FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO
60 NM-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT BY NOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7
FT AT 9 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

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


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PZZ133-232000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE 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.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-232000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
254 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 230 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 3 AM FRIDAY.

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