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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

PZZ100-261730-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...WEAK HIGH PRES WILL BE OVER THE REGION TODAY. A FRONTAL
SYSTEM WILL MOVE SE ON THE BRITISH COLUMBIA COAST TONIGHT...AND THEN
THROUGH WESTERN WASHINGTON SAT. STRONG ONSHORE FLOW WILL FOLLOW SAT
NIGHT. NORTHERLY OFFSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP SUN AND MON AS HIGH PRES
MOVES S THROUGH BRITISH COLUMBIA...WITH WEAKER OFFSHORE FLOW ON TUE.

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PZZ150-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ153-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ156-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13
FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ170-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 12
FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 15 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ173-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 12
FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 15 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ176-261730-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 12
FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 15 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 15 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10
FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ130-261730-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12
SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT.

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PZZ131-261730-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-261730-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ134-261730-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-261730-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-261730-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TODAY...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-261730-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST FRI DEC 26 2014

COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT THROUGH TONIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 745 AM AND 745 PM TODAY.

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