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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

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232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE OFFSHORE
WATERS THEN BUILD INTO CENTRAL BRITISH COLUMBIA ON FRIDAY. A WEAK
THERMALLY INDUCED TROUGH OF LOW PRES WILL DEVELOP OVER THE
INTERIOR ON SATURDAY THEN SHIFT EAST SUNDAY NIGHT OR MONDAY.

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PZZ150-070645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4
FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ153-070645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ156-070645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
3 FT. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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PZZ170-070645-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 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. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10
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 6 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 10 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. NW SWELL 6 FT.

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WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT...E WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT.

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CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ132-070645-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...S WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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ADMIRALTY INLET-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.

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NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.THU...N WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SE WIND TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. 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 SW 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS.
.MON...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ135-070645-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.MON...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-070645-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
232 PM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

COMBINED SEAS 5 TO 7 FT THROUGH THIS EVENING SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5
FT LATE TONIGHT AND THU. MAINLY MODERATE BAR CONDITIONS THROUGH
THIS EVENING WILL BECOME LIGHT LATER TONIGHT AND THU. MAXIMUM EBB
CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AROUND 7 PM THIS EVENING AND 7 AM THU. THE THU
MORNING EBB WILL BE STRONG.

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