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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 280346
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

PZZ100-281300-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC COMBINED WITH LOWER
PRESSURE OVER EASTERN WASHINGTON WILL MAINTAIN AN ONSHORE FLOW
PATTERN THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE
REGION ON THU. ANOTHER WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM WILL REACH THE AREA ON
FRIDAY. THE LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.



PZZ150-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

THU
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. 

FRI
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. 

SAT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
16 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 6 FT. 

MON
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT.    



PZZ153-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

THU
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE
AND PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

FRI
N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

SAT
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
16 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT.    



PZZ156-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

THU
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE AND
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. 

SAT
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. 

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SW SWELL 4 FT.    



PZZ170-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. 

THU
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. 

FRI
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
16 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 

SAT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
14 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. 

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SW SWELL 5 FT.    



PZZ173-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. 

THU
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. 

FRI
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 

SAT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

SUN
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SW SWELL 5 FT.   



PZZ176-281300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. 

THU
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT
15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 

FRI
NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. 

SAT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

SUN
SW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SW SWELL 5 FT.   



PZZ130-281300-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

THU
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS. AREAS OF DENSE FOG
IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. 

FRI
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

SAT
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. 

SUN
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT 
OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
SW SWELL 3 FT.     



PZZ131-281300-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.

THU
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING.

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

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

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT.

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. 

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

MON
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.  



PZZ132-281300-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


TONIGHT
W WIND 25 TO 35 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT LATE.

THU
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. 

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

FRI
W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.

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

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. 

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. 

MON
SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.  



PZZ134-281300-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


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

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

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.

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

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

SUN
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

MON
SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS.  
 



PZZ133-281300-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT THURSDAY


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

THU
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. AREAS OF DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. 

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

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

FRI NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

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

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

SUN
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. 

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



PZZ135-281300-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

TONIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

THU
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

THU NIGHT
SW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. 

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

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

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

SAT NIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

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

MON
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ110-281300-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
846 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

COMBINED SEAS 4 TO 5 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 645 AM AND 7 PM THURSDAY.



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