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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

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

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300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
TODAY. ANOTHER FRONT WILL REACH THE WATERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
THURSDAY NIGHT. AN ONSHORE FLOW PATTERN WILL DEVELOP ON FRIDAY AND
CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND.

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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-
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-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT MIDDAY.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS MIDDAY.
W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 6 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...NW 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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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

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

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

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

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 31 2016

COMBINED SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 430 AM AND 5 PM TODAY. THE MORNING EBB
WILL BE STRONG.

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