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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 240401
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
430 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

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

PZZ100-241300-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A TROUGH OF LOW PRES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS WILL WEAKEN
AND MOVE INLAND TONIGHT. LOW LEVEL ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT
AND STRENGTHEN THURSDAY. ONSHORE FLOW OF VARYING DEGREES WILL
CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND WITH HIGH PRES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS AND
LOWER PRES INLAND.



PZZ150-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

SAT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT. 

MON
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ153-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING NW 15 TO 25 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9
SECONDS. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI
E WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

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

SAT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 10
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ156-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7
SECONDS.

FRI
E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7
SECONDS.

SAT
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 8
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS. 

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ170-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


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

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 7
SECONDS.  CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

SAT
NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 13 SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ173-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

SAT
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 13
SECONDS. 

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

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

MON
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ176-241300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 8
SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. 

THU NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI
N WIND 10 KT BECOMING S TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING N TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

SAT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT. 

MON
NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ130-241300-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

TONIGHT
W WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 8
SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SW TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

FRI
SW WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT. 
W SWELL 3 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING W TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

SAT
NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 2 FT AT 8
SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 8 SECONDS.

SUN
W WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 3 FT. 

MON
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.



PZZ131-241300-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
430 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS 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 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

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

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

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

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

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



PZZ132-241300-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
430 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN
THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS 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 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 2
FT OR LESS. 

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

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

SAT NIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT.

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

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



PZZ134-241300-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2
TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.

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

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

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. 

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

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. 

SUN
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. 

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



PZZ133-241300-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

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

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

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

SAT
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.

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

SUN
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

MON
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.



PZZ135-241300-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING


TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

THU
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 4 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

FRI
NE WIND 10 KT BECOMING N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.

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

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

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

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

MON
N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT.



PZZ110-241300-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT WED JUL 23 2014

COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 3 PM TODAY AND 330 AM THURSDAY MORNING.



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