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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

PZZ100-191900-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...MODERATE S TO SE FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AS A SURFACE
TROUGH CROSSES THE AREA. AN OCCLUDED FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST
TONIGHT THEN MOVE NE ACROSS MAINLY THE COASTAL WATERS ON FRIDAY.
ADDITIONAL FRONTS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.

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PZZ150-191900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 16
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
16 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 18 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT...BUILDING TO SW
14 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT...
BECOMING W 10 FT.

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PZZ153-191900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 15 FT AT 16
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 18 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT.

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PZZ156-191900-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 19 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING E 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 18 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 12 FT.

$$

PZZ170-173-176-191900-
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 PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 15 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 17 FT AT 16
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 17 TO 20 FT WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 16 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 19 FT AT 18 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 18 TO 21 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS
15 TO 18 FT.
.MON...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. SW SWELL 15 FT...BECOMING W 13 FT.

$$

PZZ130-191900-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 15 FT AT
18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...SE 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. W SWELL 15 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT.
.MON...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW
SWELL 11 FT...BECOMING W 9 FT.

$$

PZZ131-191900-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.TODAY...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...VARIABLE 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. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...E WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.

$$

PZZ132-191900-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ134-191900-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

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

$$

PZZ133-191900-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

.TODAY...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ135-191900-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

$$

PZZ110-191900-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...

COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MAINLY ROUGH BUT BECOMING
SEVERE AT TIMES. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 945 AM
THIS MORNING AND 1000 PM THIS EVENING.

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