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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 210948
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

PZZ100-211615-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL SHIFT INLAND TODAY. A WEAK 
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS MON. A STRONGER FRONTAL SYSTEM 
WILL ARRIVE TUE AND WED.   



PZZ150-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

WED
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 7 FT...
BUILDING TO W. 

THU
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.  



PZZ153-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. AREAS
OF FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

MON NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

WED
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 7 FT...
BUILDING TO W. 

THU
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...
BECOMING SW 9 FT.  



PZZ156-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. AREAS
OF FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

MON NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL
5 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

WED
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 7 FT...
BUILDING TO W 11 FT. 

THU
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.  



PZZ170-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

WED
SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT...
BUILDING TO W 13 FT. 

THU
SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO
10 FT.  



PZZ173-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. AREAS
OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 25 TO 30 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 7 SECONDS.

WED
SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT...
BUILDING TO W 13 FT. 

THU
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
 


PZZ176-211615-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. AREAS
OF FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. 

MON
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT AT 8
SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

WED
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING S 25 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT...BUILDING TO W
14 FT. 

THU
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 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.



PZZ130-211615-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS MORNING


TODAY
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. 

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 

MON
E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10
SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 

MON NIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 

TUE
SE WIND TO 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS. 

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL
4 FT AT 7 SECONDS. 

WED
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 5
FT...BUILDING TO W. 

THU
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10
FT...BECOMING SW 7 FT.  



PZZ131-211615-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

TODAY
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
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 AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 

MON
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 

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

TUE
E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

TUE NIGHT
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. 

WED
NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

THU
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.  



PZZ132-211615-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

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

TODAY
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. 

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. 

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

MON NIGHT
LIGHT WIND...BECOMING E TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

TUE
S WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. 

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

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

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



PZZ134-211615-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

TODAY
LIGHT WIND BECOMING SE 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

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

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

MON NIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

TUE
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. 

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

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

THU
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.  



PZZ133-211615-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

TODAY
NE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. 

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

MON
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 

MON NIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

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

TUE NIGHT
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. 

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

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



PZZ135-211615-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

TODAY
N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE MORNING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. 

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

MON
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. 

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

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

TUE NIGHT
S WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

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

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



PZZ110-211615-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
300 AM PDT SUN SEP 21 2014

COMBINED SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. BAR CONDITIONS LIGHT. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR AROUND 315 AM AND 345 PM TODAY.



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