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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

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

PZZ100-050700-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND INLAND
WATERS...A TROUGH WILL MOVE OVER THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY AND THEN
MOVE INLAND TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. A RIDGE OF HIGH PRES OVER
THE OFFSHORE WATERS WILL GIVE LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY FLOW
TO THE COASTAL WATERS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

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PZZ150-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS. ISOLATED
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 2 FT.  NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 5
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3
FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW. WIND WAVES 1 FT. NW SWELL 3
FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ153-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13
SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING N TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ156-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2
FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING W TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ170-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8
FT AT 10 SECONDS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...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 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ173-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1
TO 2 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...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 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ176-050700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT
PDT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2
TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL
3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ130-050700-
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU...SW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...E WIND 10 KT...BECOMING W. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT.

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PZZ131-050700-
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ132-050700-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AT TIMES. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.THU...W WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.

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PZZ134-050700-
ADMIRALTY INLET-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT. 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.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ133-050700-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.WED...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR
LESS...BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.

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PZZ135-050700-
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SCATTERED
SHOWERS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...LIGHT WIND. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 1 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU...LIGHT WIND...BECOMING N TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...N WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.
.SAT...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
1 FT OR LESS.

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PZZ110-050700-
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-
900 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT PDT
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

COMBINED SEAS 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. BAR
CONDITIONS MODERATE...BECOMING ROUGH. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS WILL
OCCUR AROUND 6 AM AND 615 PM TUESDAY. THE TUESDAY MORNING EBB WILL
BE STRONG.

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