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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 160350
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

PZZ100-161245-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT WITH
INCREASING SOUTHWEST FLOW. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE WATERS WED
MAINTAINING WEAK ONSHORE FLOW. ANOTHER STRONGER FRONT WILL ARRIVE ON
THU. HIGH PRES WILL BUILD FRI WITH LIGHTER FLOW. 



PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-161245-
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-
WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY. 

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11
SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT
11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

FRI
NW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

SAT
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 10 FT. 

SUN
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 16 FT.  



PZZ130-161245-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW 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. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8
FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

FRI
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. 

SAT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT. 

SUN
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 13 FT. 



PZZ131-161245-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

WED
W WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

THU
W 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. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. 

FRI
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...THEN 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

SAT
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

SUN
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ132-161245-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

TONIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.

WED
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY. 

THU
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT. 

FRI
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

SAT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

SUN
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ134-161245-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

THU
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

FRI
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

SAT
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

SUN
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ133-161245-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

FRI
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. 

SAT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

SUN
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ135-161245-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. 

FRI
S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

SAT
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ110-161245-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT TUE APR 15 2014

COMBINED SEAS 7 OR 8 FT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 545
AM AND 615 PM WEDNESDAY. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. THE MORNING EBB
WILL BE STRONG.



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