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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

PZZ100-220745-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...A SURFACE TROUGH WILL LIFT NE THROUGH WESTERN
WASHINGTON THIS EVENING. A DEEP 960 TO 965 MB SURFACE LOW WILL
DEVELOP ABOUT 300 NM OFFSHORE TONIGHT WITH THE ASSOCIATED OCCLUDED
FRONT MOVING NORTH ACROSS WESTERN WASHINGTON ON SUNDAY. THE
SURFACE LOW WILL WEAKEN AND SHIFT SOUTH ON MONDAY ALLOWING A
RIDGE TO BUILD OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON.

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PZZ150-220745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL
12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SW SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT...BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.

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PZZ153-220745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 16 FT
AT 17 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL
13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12
FT.

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PZZ156-220745-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 16 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL
13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. SW
SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS... SUBSIDING
TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...BECOMING 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 11 FT.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 15 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT.

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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-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 17
FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 15 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 14 TO 17 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SW SWELL 14 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO 15 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT.

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PZZ130-220745-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
8 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TUE NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 10 FT.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.

$$

PZZ131-220745-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. 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...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-220745-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. 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. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

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PZZ133-220745-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. 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. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-220745-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. 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...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-220745-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
234 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 15 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH WITH BREAKERS
LIKELY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
AND 1245 PM SUN.

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