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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 020358
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

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

PZZ100-021300-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...HIGH PRES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WITH LOWER PRES
E OF THE CASCADES WILL RESULT IN ONSHORE OR WESTERLY FLOW
OVERNIGHT. THE FLOW WILL BECOME SOUTHERLY ON THU IN RESPONSE TO
HIGH PRES BUILDING OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON. LOOK FOR A FRONTAL
SYSTEM TO APPROACH THE AREA THU NIGHT AND THEN MOVE ACROSS THE
REGION ON FRI.



PZZ150-153-156-021300-
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-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

FRI
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 10
SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. 

SAT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

SUN
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.  



PZZ170-173-176-021300-
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-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT
THURSDAY...

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

THU
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.

THU NIGHT
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

FRI
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL 9 OR 10 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. 

SAT
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

SUN
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.

MON
E WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.  



PZZ130-021300-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8
FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.

THU NIGHT
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

FRI
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING. W SWELL BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 10
SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SAT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8
FT AT 12 SECONDS.

SUN
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.



PZZ131-021300-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU AND THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS. A CHANCE OF RAIN THU NIGHT.

FRI
SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

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

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



PZZ132-021300-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4
FT...SUBSIDING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

FRI
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO
4 FT.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

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



PZZ134-021300-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

TONIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S LATE. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

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

FRI
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN EASING LATE. WIND
WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...THEN SUBSIDING LATE.

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

SAT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

SAT NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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



PZZ133-021300-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY S PORTION.

THU
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF RAIN.

FRI
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN EASING LATE. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...THEN SUBSIDING.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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

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



PZZ135-021300-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

TONIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS UNTIL MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

THU NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

FRI
S WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT...THEN EASING LATE. WIND WAVES
BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT...THEN SUBSIDING LATE.

FRI NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

SAT
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

SAT NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

SUN
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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



PZZ110-021300-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
858 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE. THE MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 415 AM AND 430 PM THU.



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