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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KSEW

FZUS56 KSEW 232214
CWFSEW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-241115
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND WATERS...Weak surface ridging over the waters will gradually give way to an approaching frontal system. The front will sweep across area waters early Sunday followed by strong post frontal onshore flow Sunday afternoon and night. Additional frontal systems will follow throughout most of next week as an active pattern remains in place.


PZZ150-153-156-241115
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
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
W wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon. W swell 9 ft at 15 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 8 to 13 ft at 11 seconds building to 10 to 15 ft at 11 seconds after midnight.

MON
NW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft subsiding to 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. W swell 13 ft at 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 3 ft after midnight. W swell 12 ft at 13 seconds.

TUE
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 8 to 11 ft subsiding to 7 to 9 ft.

WED
W wind 15 to 20 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 5 to 8 ft building to 9 to 12 ft.


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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
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 5 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds building to 7 to 9 ft at 14 seconds after midnight.

SUN
W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming 25 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 8 to 11 ft at 15 seconds building to 10 to 11 ft at 15 seconds in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind 20 to 30 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after midnight. Combined seas 13 to 16 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds building to 16 to 19 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds after midnight.

MON
NW wind 25 to 35 kt becoming 25 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 17 to 20 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
NW wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft subsiding to 2 to 4 ft after midnight. NW swell 16 ft at 13 seconds.

TUE
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to 12 ft becoming W 8 to 10 ft.

WED
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 8 to 10 ft building to 10 to 13 ft.


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West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 3 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft at 12 seconds.

SAT NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 ft at 13 seconds.

SUN
SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft with a dominant period of 15 seconds.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 20 to 30 kt after midnight. Combined seas 8 to 11 ft with a dominant period of 11 seconds.

MON
W wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 ft at 13 seconds.

MON NIGHT
W wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 1 to 2 ft after midnight. W swell 9 ft at 13 seconds.

TUE
SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 4 to 8 ft subsiding to 2 to 6 ft.

WED
SW wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft building to 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 ft building to W 7 ft.


PZZ131-241115
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

TONIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

SAT
W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

SAT NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.

SUN
SW wind 20 to 30 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 30 to 40 kt easing to 25 to 35 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.

MON
W wind 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 20 to 30 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after midnight.

TUE
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

WED
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.


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East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

TONIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

SAT
SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

SAT NIGHT
SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.

SUN
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 35 to 45 kt easing to 30 to 40 kt after midnight. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft.

MON
W wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less after midnight.

TUE
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

WED
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.


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Admiralty Inlet
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

SUN
S wind to 10 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SUN NIGHT
NW wind 30 to 40 kt easing to 25 to 35 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft.

MON
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft subsiding to 1 ft or less after midnight.

TUE
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

WED
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.


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Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

SAT
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

SUN
S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 20 to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft.

MON
W wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less in the afternoon.

MON NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

TUE
S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

WED
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.


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Puget Sound and Hood Canal
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

SAT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after midnight.

SUN
S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

MON
SW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

MON NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

TUE
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.

WED
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.


PZZ110-241115
Grays Harbor Bar
214 PM PST Fri Feb 23 2024

Combined seas 5 or 6 ft. Bar conditions light. Maximum ebb currents will occur around 400 PM Friday, 430 AM Saturday, and 445 PM Saturday.


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