Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

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

PZZ100-231745-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A 982 MB LOW ABOUT 300 NM WEST OF THE NORTH OREGON COAST
EARLY THIS MORNING WILL CONTINUE DRIFTING SLOWLY SOUTH TODAY WHILE
IT WEAKENS. WEAK NORTHEASTERLY FLOW WILL DEVELOP OVER WESTERN WA
TODAY AS A WEAK SURFACE RIDGE FORMS OVER THE REGION. THE SURFACE
RIDGE WILL BRING GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. A
WARM FRONT COULD BRUSH THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.

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PZZ150-231745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST
THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ153-231745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST
THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
7 FT AT 17 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO
11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT.

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PZZ156-231745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST
THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-231745-
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 MON JAN 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST
THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 20 KT EARLY THIS
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
14 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.

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PZZ130-231745-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

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

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.

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PZZ131-231745-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-231745-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-231745-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-231745-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-231745-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

.TODAY...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-231745-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

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

COMBINED SEAS 9 TO 12 FT TODAY...SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FEET TONIGHT.
BAR CONDITIONS MOSTLY ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND
130 PM THIS AFTERNOON AND 2 AM TUESDAY MORNING.

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