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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

PZZ100-092000-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...AN OCCLUDED FRONT EXTENDED FROM A 992 MB LOW OFF
THE NORTHERN TIP OF VANCOUVER ISLAND SE TO THE SW WASHINGTON
COAST. THIS FRONT WILL CONTINUE MOVING SLOWLY N...REACHING THE
U.S. GEORGIA STRAIT LATE TONIGHT. THE FLOW WILL BECOME SOUTHERLY
BEHIND THE FRONT. A TROUGH OR WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA ON SATURDAY FOR INCREASED ONSHORE OR WESTERLY FLOW.

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PZZ150-092000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING.
W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7
FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 2 TO 4
FT.

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PZZ153-092000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 6 TO
8 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 13 TO 15 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT OR LESS. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 TO
4 FT.

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PZZ156-092000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8
FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 13 TO 15 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO 5
FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-092000-
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 PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT.
W SWELL 10 TO 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 25 TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 16 TO 19 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3
TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7
TO 9 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6
TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.

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PZZ130-092000-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT... BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT OR LESS. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ131-092000-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT BY LATE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
RAIN.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-092000-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT...SE WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT...THEN EASING LATE.
WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT...THEN SUBSIDING LATE. RAIN
LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-092000-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 3 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-092000-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

.TODAY...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...SE WIND RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...LIGHT WIND... BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ135-092000-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT OR LESS. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-092000-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT LATE TODAY. BAR
CONDITIONS LIGHT...BECOMING MODERATE LATER TODAY. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1230 PM TODAY AND 1245 AM SATURDAY.

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