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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

PZZ100-312330-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE OVER THE REGION TODAY
AND TUESDAY. A TROUGH WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY.
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA LATE IN THE WEEK.

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PZZ150-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT.

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PZZ153-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NE SWELL 4 FT...BECOMING NW.

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PZZ170-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN
LIKELY.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

$$

PZZ173-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 4 FT.

$$

PZZ176-312330-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT.

$$

PZZ130-312330-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 FT.

$$

PZZ131-312330-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ132-312330-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

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PZZ134-312330-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ133-312330-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ135-312330-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

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

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE AND TUE NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-312330-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE BECOMING ROUGH
DURING THE STRONG EBB CURRENTS. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR
AROUND 645 PM TODAY AND 7 AM TUE.

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