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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

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

PZZ100-051815-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A LARGE SURFACE RIDGE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC COMBINED
WITH LOWER PRESSURE OVER EASTERN WA WILL MAINTAIN MODERATE TO STRONG
ONSHORE FLOW THIS WEEK. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS WESTERN WA
FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

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PZZ150-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ153-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
IN THE EVENING.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W
SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ156-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL
4 FT.

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PZZ170-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT.

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PZZ173-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ176-051815-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7
SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.


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PZZ130-051815-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.THU...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 4 FT.

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PZZ131-051815-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY THIS
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT EARLY. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-051815-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM PDT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY. WIND WAVES
3 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT EARLY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ134-051815-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ133-051815-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST SEAS NEAR THE STRAIT OF JUAN
DE FUCA. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. STRONGEST
WINDS AND HIGHEST SEAS NEAR THE STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-051815-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

.TODAY...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-051815-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT WED AUG 5 2015

COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT TODAY AND TONIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT.
MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 9 AM THIS MORNING AND 945 PM
THIS EVENING. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT.

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