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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

PZZ100-300600-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...STRONG ONSHORE FLOW BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL PERSIST INTO
THE EVENING. MODERATE ONSHORE FLOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY. A RIDGE
OF HIGH PRES WILL GIVE LIGHTER WINDS FRIDAY. ANOTHER FRONT WILL
ARRIVE SATURDAY.

$$

PZZ150-300600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 13 SECONDS BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2
FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ153-300600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 13 SECONDS BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12
SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4
FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
12 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ156-300600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4
FT. W SWELL 13 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 12 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ170-173-176-300600-
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 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 12 FT
AT 14 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 14
SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT.  WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2
FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13 FT SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ130-300600-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13
SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13
SECONDS.
.FRI...SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 20 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 11 FT SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ131-300600-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ132-300600-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

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

$$

PZZ134-300600-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

$$

PZZ133-300600-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

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

$$

PZZ135-300600-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.REST OF TODAY...SW WIND 25 TO 35 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...LIGHT WIND BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-300600-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 PM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...

COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 12 FT. BAR CONDITIONS ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 630 PM TODAY AND 645 AM FRIDAY. THE
FRIDAY MORNING EBB WILL BE VERY STRONG.

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