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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KSEW

FZUS56 KSEW 231633 CCA
CWFSEW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

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

PZZ100-240130-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...One weather system is moving inland today and
another will arrive Tuesday and Tuesday night. A weakening low
will drift through the coastal waters Wednesday. High pressure
will build Thursday. Another frontal system is expected on
Friday.



PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-240130-
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-
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-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
NIGHT...

TODAY
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 or 3 ft. W swell 12 to
15 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 10 to
13 ft at 13 seconds. A chance of rain.

TUE
S wind 25 to 35 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Combined
seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 12 seconds. A chance of
rain in the morning then rain in the afternoon.

TUE NIGHT
W wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 15 to 18 ft with a
dominant period of 19 seconds building to 19 to 22 ft with a
dominant period of 19 seconds after midnight.

WED
SW wind 20 to 30 kt becoming N 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 24 ft at 18 seconds. 

WED NIGHT
NW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 23 ft at 16 seconds. 

THU
SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft. W swell 14 ft subsiding to 9 ft. 

FRI
S wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W
swell 12 ft building to 14 ft.  



PZZ130-240130-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT


TODAY
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft
at 13 seconds building to 10 ft at 13 seconds in the afternoon. A
chance of rain. 

TONIGHT
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after
midnight. W swell 10 ft at 13 seconds subsiding to 8 ft at
12 seconds after midnight. A chance of rain. 

TUE
SE wind 20 to 30 kt becoming W in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 12 seconds. Rain likely in the
morning then rain in the afternoon. 

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 15
ft at 19 seconds building to 17 ft at 19 seconds after midnight.

WED
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 18 ft at 18 seconds. 

WED NIGHT
NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming N to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 15 ft at 16 seconds. 

THU
S wind to 10 kt rising to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or
less building to 1 to 3 ft. W swell 11 ft subsiding to 7 ft. 

FRI
S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 ft.  



PZZ131-240130-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

TODAY
Variable wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A
chance of rain.

TONIGHT
Variable wind 5 to 15 kt becoming E 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A slight chance of rain. 

TUE
E wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 20 to 30 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the morning
then rain in the afternoon. 

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SW 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight.

WED
E wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

WED NIGHT
W wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. 

FRI
SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SW 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less building to 3 to 5 ft.  



PZZ132-240130-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS MORNING

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 3 to 5 ft after
midnight. 

TUE
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain. 

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming SE 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. 

WED
SE wind 5 to 15 kt becoming NW to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

WED NIGHT
NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

THU
Light wind becoming SE 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves less than
1 ft becoming 2 to 4 ft. 

FRI
SE wind 10 to 20 kt becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ134-240130-
Admiralty Inlet-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain.

TONIGHT
SE wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft after midnight. 

TUE
S wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. A chance of rain. 

TUE NIGHT
W wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S after midnight. Wind
waves 2 to 4 ft. 

WED
S wind 15 to 25 kt becoming variable 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less in the
afternoon. 

WED NIGHT
NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

THU
Light wind becoming S 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves less than
1 ft becoming 2 to 4 ft. 

FRI
S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to
4 ft.  



PZZ133-240130-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A chance of
rain. 

TONIGHT
S wind 10 to 20 kt becoming SE 20 to 30 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft building to 3 to 5 ft after
midnight. A slight chance of rain. 

TUE
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain in the morning then rain likely in the afternoon. 

TUE NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

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

WED NIGHT
NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. 

THU
W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming SE 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft. 

FRI
SE wind 15 to 25 kt becoming S 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves
3 to 5 ft.  



PZZ135-240130-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance of
rain. 

TONIGHT
S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. A slight chance of rain. 

TUE
S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. A chance of rain in the morning then rain
likely in the afternoon. 

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

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

WED NIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt becoming variable to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

THU
SW wind to 10 kt becoming S. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

FRI
S wind 5 to 15 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less building to 2 to 4 ft.  



PZZ110-240130-
Grays Harbor Bar-
823 AM PST Mon Nov 23 2020

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT

Combined seas 10 to 13 ft with breakers possible during the maximum
ebb currents around 1130 AM and 1145 PM today. Bar conditions
rough.



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