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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

PZZ100-190700-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A 1020 MB HIGH WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS TODAY THEN SHIFT EAST
TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS LATE SAT MORNING
INTO SAT AFTERNOON. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD OVER THE WATERS AGAIN ON
SUN. A WEAKENING FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA LATER MON INTO MON
NIGHT.

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PZZ150-190700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 9
SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 19 FT AT 16
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ153-190700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 19 FT AT
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ156-190700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 18 FT AT 16
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 19 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 16 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 22 FT AT
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 17 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 13 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 9 FT.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

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PZZ130-190700-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 16 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT...THEN LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT.

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PZZ131-190700-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...THEN LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-190700-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...THEN LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT EARLY...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT BY LATE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...THEN LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.MON NIGHT...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.

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PZZ133-190700-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-190700-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT EARLY...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT BY LATE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT BY LATE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS... THEN LESS
THAN 1 FT.
.MON...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.WED...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-190700-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
258 PM PDT FRI APR 18 2014

COMBINED SEAS 7 OR 8 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 730 PM THIS EVENING AND 745 AM SATURDAY
MORNING. THE SATURDAY MORNING EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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