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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 271636
CWFSEW

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

PZZ100-280115-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A WEAK FRONT WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE AREA TODAY. WESTERLY
ONSHORE FLOW WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THE FRONT. WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW WILL
DEVELOP WEDNESDAY AND LAST THROUGH SATURDAY. A FRONT MAY REACH THE
AREA AROUND SUNDAY.



PZZ150-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WED
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12
SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.

THU
E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6
FT.

SAT
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ153-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR
2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WED
E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

WED NIGHT
N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.

THU
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. 

THU NIGHT
N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT. 

SAT
LIGHT WIND BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W
SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ156-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.

WED
NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.

THU
E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS. 

THU NIGHT
N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 15
SECONDS.

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT. 

SAT
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.



PZZ170-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 OR 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
NW WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
LIGHT WIND BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS.

THU
LIGHT WIND BECOMING E TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1
FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 

THU NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7
FT.

SAT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.



PZZ173-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
N WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT.
W SWELL 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS. 

WED NIGHT
NE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 19 SECONDS.

THU
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS. 

THU NIGHT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
SW WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7
FT.

SAT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 6 FT.



PZZ176-280115-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 OR 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

WED
NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 16
SECONDS.

WED NIGHT
NE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 19
SECONDS.

THU
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 17 SECONDS. 

THU NIGHT
N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 15
SECONDS.

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 7 FT. 

SAT
E WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3
FT. W SWELL 6 FT.



PZZ130-280115-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF RAIN.

TONIGHT
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
S WIND 10 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. 

WED NIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3
FT AT 18 SECONDS.

THU
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 17
SECONDS.

THU NIGHT
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

SAT
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.



PZZ131-280115-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
LIGHT WIND BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT...THEN 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

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

THU NIGHT
E WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

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



PZZ132-280115-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN. 

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 

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

WED NIGHT
N WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. 

THU
NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS.

THU NIGHT
NW WIND TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

SAT
LIGHT WIND BECOMING NE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.



PZZ134-280115-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

TODAY
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
RAIN.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

THU
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

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

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

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



PZZ133-280115-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

THU
N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS.

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

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

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



PZZ135-280115-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

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

TONIGHT
VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

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

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

THU
LIGHT WIND BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1
FT OR LESS. 

THU NIGHT
LIGHT WIND BECOMING N TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. 

FRI
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT. 

SAT
LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.



PZZ110-280115-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 AM PST TUE JAN 27 2015

COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT THIS MORNING SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. BAR CONDITIONS MOSTLY MODERATE. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 1015 AM THIS MORNING AND 1030 PM TONIGHT.



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