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Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

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844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A frontal system extending from the Queen Charlotte
Sound southwestward into the Pacific in combination with surface
high pressure over west-central Oregon will give southerly flow to
the waters through tonight. A warm front associated with a
deepening low well offshore will move northward through the waters
late Saturday and Saturday night. A cold front will move east
through the waters on Sunday. Another strong frontal system will
arrive Monday or Monday night.

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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-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 9 ft
at 9 seconds. Rain likely in the morning then rain in the
afternoon.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
10 ft at 9 seconds. Rain likely.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 10 ft
at 10 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning then rain likely
in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 11 to 14 ft with
a dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN...SW wind 20 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 12 to 15 ft with a dominant period of
14 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming N after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 14 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON...S wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 3 to 5 ft. W swell 11 ft subsiding to 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. SW swell 10 ft building to W 14 ft.

$$

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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-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. SW swell 10
ft at 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 11
ft at 9 seconds. A chance of rain.
.SAT...S wind 20 to 25 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 11 ft at 11 seconds. A
chance of rain in the morning then rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 to 35 kt. Combined seas 13 to 16 ft with a
dominant period of 14 seconds building to 16 to 19 ft with a
dominant period of 13 seconds after midnight.
.SUN...SW wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 15 to 18 ft with a
dominant period of 14 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell
16 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON...SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. NW swell 12 ft becoming W 9 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. SW swell 11 ft building to W 17 ft.

$$

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West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. SW swell 8 ft
at 9 seconds. Rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft
at 9 seconds. Rain likely.
.SAT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 ft at
10 seconds. A chance of rain in the morning then rain likely in
the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 9 to 11 ft with a
dominant period of 15 seconds.
.SUN...SW wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 10 to 12 ft with a dominant period of
14 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell
12 ft at 14 seconds.
.MON...SW wind to 10 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 10 ft subsiding to 7 ft.
.TUE...S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. SW swell 9 ft building to W 12 ft.

$$

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Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.TODAY...W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance
of rain.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming E 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the
afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...SW wind to 10 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 ft
or less building to 1 to 3 ft.
.TUE...Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

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East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SE 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. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance
of rain in the morning then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 20 to 30 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft.
.SUN...SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 1 ft
or less building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

$$

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Admiralty Inlet-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.
.SAT...S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less in the afternoon.
A slight chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN...S wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind to 10 kt in the evening becoming light. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or
less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less.

$$

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Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.TODAY...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.
.TONIGHT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain.
.SAT...SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming E 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft building to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight.
.SUN...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 1 ft
or less building to 3 to 5 ft.
.TUE...S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

$$

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Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

.TODAY...S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.TONIGHT...S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of rain.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming N in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. A slight chance of rain in the morning then rain
likely in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...E wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S after midnight. Wind
waves 1 to 3 ft.
.SUN...S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less.
.MON...S wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or
less building to 2 to 4 ft.
.TUE...S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

$$

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Grays Harbor Bar-
844 AM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
THIS MORNING...

Combined seas 10 ft early subsiding to 8 to 9 feet this
afternoon. Bar conditions rough early becoming moderate this
afternoon. A maximum ebb current occurred around 8 AM this
morning. Additional maximum ebb currents will occur 745 PM this
evening and 900 AM Saturday.

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