Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

PZZ100-050200-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...ONSHORE FLOW WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN TODAY. A WEAK
LOW WILL TRACK SOUTHEAST ALONG VANCOUVER ISLAND TONIGHT AND THE
WASHINGTON COAST MON...WITH THE FLOW TURNING NORTHERLY AS HIGH
PRES MOVES SOUTH THROUGH BRITISH COLUMBIA. FRASER RIVER OUTFLOW
SHOULD DEVELOP LATE MON AFTERNOON OR MON NIGHT THEN WEAKEN WED. A
VIGOROUS PACIFIC FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA WED NIGHT AND
THU.

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PZZ150-153-156-050200-
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-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
8 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 19 TO 22 FT.

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PZZ170-173-176-050200-
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-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 13 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO W 9 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
13 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO 23 TO 26 FT.

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PZZ130-050200-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS
7 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 17 TO 18 FT.

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PZZ131-050200-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-050200-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ134-050200-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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PZZ133-050200-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ135-050200-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EXCEPT NORTHWEST WIND SEATTLE
NORTHWARD. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...NE WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ110-050200-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
854 AM PST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 13 FT...EXCEPT BUILDING TO 14 FT DURING EBB
CURRENTS WITH BREAKERS LIKELY AROUND THIS EVENINGS EBB CURRENT.
BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH...BECOMING SEVERE DURING THE EVENING EBB.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 715 PM THIS EVENING AND 8
AM PST MONDAY.

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