Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

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243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...NORTHWEST FLOW WILL PERSIST TODAY THROUGH MONDAY
...WITH HIGH PRES OFFSHORE AND LOW PRES EAST OF THE CASCADES.
WESTERLY GALES ARE LIKELY IN THE STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA SATURDAY
EVENING WHEN A STRONG MARINE PUSH WILL OCCUR.

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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-
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-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 20 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 11 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 12 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 13 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 13 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN 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 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.FRI 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 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN 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.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT.

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EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.FRI 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 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W 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.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.SUN 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.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...W WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT AND SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.TUE...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.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 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI 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.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING S TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.
.MON AND TUE...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.


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GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
243 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

COMBINED SEAS 4 FT BUILDING TO 8 FT DURING THE STRONG MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS AROUND 530 PM TODAY AND 6 AM FRI. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT
BECOMING MODERATE DURING THE EBBS.

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