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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

PZZ100-291900-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND LOW
PRESSURE INLAND WILL LEAD TO ONSHORE FLOW...PEAKING BY THIS
EVENING. A TURN TO MORE NORTHERLY ONSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED ON
SATURDAY. NORTHERLY OFFSHORE FLOW IS EXPECTED ON SUNDAY.

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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-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

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

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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-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

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

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

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

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY
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...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W 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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

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

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PZZ135-291900-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT THIS EVENING. BAR
CONDITIONS LIGHT...BECOMING MODERATE THIS EVENING. THE MAXIMUM
EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 10 AM THIS MORNING AND 11 PM
TONIGHT.

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