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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KSEW

FZUS56 KSEW 121623
CWFSEW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

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

PZZ100-130130-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A ridge of high pressure extending from Southern
British Columbia into Eastern Washington will give light offshore
flow through Thursday. A cold front will move through the waters
late Thursday night and Friday morning. A warm front will
approach the coast Saturday.



PZZ150-153-156-130130-
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-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
E wind to 10 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds. A slight chance of rain
in the morning. 

TONIGHT
N wind to 10 kt becoming E 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 11 seconds. 

WED
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 ft
at 14 seconds. 

WED NIGHT
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
8 ft at 15 seconds. 

THU
E wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at 14 seconds. 

FRI
NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft. 

SAT
S wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to
7 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 ft.  



PZZ170-173-176-130130-
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-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
E wind to 10 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft. W swell 9 ft at 12 seconds. A slight chance of rain in the
morning.

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 7 ft at 11 seconds. 

WED
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 7 ft at
14 seconds. 

WED NIGHT
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell
9 ft at 15 seconds. 

THU
E wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft. W swell 8 ft at 15 seconds.

THU NIGHT
SW wind to 10 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 8 ft at 14 seconds. 

FRI
NW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 ft. 

SAT
S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SW 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves
5 to 7 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft building to 9 ft. 



PZZ130-130130-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. W swell 9 ft at
12 seconds. A slight chance of rain in the morning. 

TONIGHT
SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell
7 ft at 11 seconds. 

WED
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 6 ft
at 13 seconds. 

WED NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
7 ft at 15 seconds. 

THU
SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. W swell 7 ft at
15 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. W swell 7 ft
at 14 seconds. 

FRI
W wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. W swell 7 ft. 

SAT
SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 ft. 



PZZ131-130130-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

TONIGHT
E wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

WED
E wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

WED NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

THU
E wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU NIGHT
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

FRI
W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft. 

SAT
E wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.  



PZZ132-130130-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

TONIGHT
NW wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

WED
NW wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft or less.

WED NIGHT
NW wind to 10 kt becoming N after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. 

THU
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

THU NIGHT
Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.

FRI
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft. 

SAT
SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ134-130130-
Admiralty Inlet-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

TONIGHT
NW wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

WED
NW wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

WED NIGHT
NW wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

THU NIGHT
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

FRI
Variable wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

SAT
S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ133-130130-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
SE wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.

TONIGHT
N wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

WED
N wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

WED NIGHT
N wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU
N wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves
1 ft or less.

THU NIGHT
Light wind becoming SE to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.

FRI
SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming W to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft.

SAT
SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ135-130130-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft.

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Areas of
fog after midnight.

WED
N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NE in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. Areas of fog in the morning. 

WED NIGHT
NE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU
Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft. 

THU NIGHT
Light wind becoming S to 10 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 1 ft or less.

FRI
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. 

SAT
S wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ110-130130-
Grays Harbor Bar-
823 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

Combined seas 5 to 7 ft. Bar conditions light, except moderate
during ebb currents. Maximum ebb currents will occur around 1215
PM today and 1 AM Wed.



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