412  
FZUS56 KSEW 211057  
CWFSEW  
 
COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR WASHINGTON  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
INLAND WATERS OF WESTERN WASHINGTON AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL  
WASHINGTON COASTAL WATERS INCLUDING THE OLYMPIC COAST NATIONAL  
MARINE SANCTUARY  
 
PZZ100-212000-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND  
INLAND WATERS...A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NORTH THROUGH THE  
WATERS THIS AFTERNOON. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE LIKELY ON THE COAST  
AND AT THE WEST ENTRANCE AHEAD OF THE FRONT, WITH SMALL CRAFT  
ADVISORY STRENGTH WINDS ELSEWHERE AROUND THE STRAIT, THE NORTHERN  
INLAND WATERS, AND ADMIRALTY INLET. STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST FLOW  
WILL CONTINUE WEDNESDAY THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND AS A SERIES OF FRONTS  
AND LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS OR BY TO THE  
WEST. EACH OF THE SYSTEM HAS THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE GALE FORCE  
WINDS OVER PORTIONS OF THE WATERS.  
 

 
 
PZZ150-212000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND OUT 10 NM-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 30 TO 40 KT BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
9 SECONDS. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT AT 10 SECONDS  
BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.    
WED
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT RISING TO 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.  
RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT  
AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING  
TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT  
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.    
SAT
 
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ153-212000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
9 SECONDS. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL  
12 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
11 SECONDS. RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 25 TO 35 KT EASING TO 20 TO 30 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. COMBINED SEAS 13 TO 16 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
11 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT  
AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT  
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. W  
SWELL 7 FT BUILDING TO 11 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ156-212000-  
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING SE 25 TO 35 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF  
9 SECONDS. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.    
WED
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW  
SWELL 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT  
AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES  
2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT BECOMING W 7 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES  
1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT BUILDING TO 10 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ170-173-176-212000-  
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-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
SE WIND 30 TO 40 KT. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FT WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. S SWELL 17 FT AT 10 SECONDS BECOMING SW 15 FT AT  
11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED
 
S WIND 25 TO 30 KT BECOMING 25 TO 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
COMBINED SEAS 14 TO 17 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 11 SECONDS.  
RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. SW SWELL  
16 FT AT 11 SECONDS SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT BECOMING 20 TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SW  
SWELL 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
W WIND 20 TO 30 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 13 FT AT 10 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 11 FT  
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W  
SWELL 9 FT BUILDING TO 13 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ130-212000-  
WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 25 TO 35 KT. COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 7 FT WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT WITH A  
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS  
BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.    
WED
 
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 9 FT AT  
11 SECONDS. RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. SW SWELL 10 FT  
AT 11 SECONDS.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. SW SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.    
FRI
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 9 FT  
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT  
BUILDING TO 9 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ131-212000-  
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 20 TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
NE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED
 
E WIND TO 10 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
E WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING NE TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
THU
 
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES  
1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 1 TO 3 FT.    
SAT
 
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ132-212000-  
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SE WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
S WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.  
WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.    
THU NIGHT
 
SE WIND TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT OR LESS.    
FRI
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ134-212000-  
ADMIRALTY INLET-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN LIKELY.   
WED
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF  
RAIN.    
WED NIGHT
 
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.    
THU
 
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES  
2 FT OR LESS.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ133-212000-  
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
   
TODAY
 
E WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT. RAIN.    
WED
 
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT RISING TO 20 TO 30 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 20 TO 30 KT EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.    
THU
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT BECOMING 5 TO 15 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT.    
FRI
 
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT.    
SAT
 
E WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO  
3 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ135-212000-  
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
   
TODAY
 
NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT BECOMING SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND  
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN.    
TONIGHT
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. RAIN.    
WED
 
S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. RAIN LIKELY.    
WED NIGHT
 
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU
 
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.    
THU NIGHT
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT.    
FRI
 
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING SE TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO  
4 FT SUBSIDING TO 1 FT OR LESS.    
SAT
 
SE WIND TO 10 KT BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FT  
OR LESS BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.  
 

 
 
PZZ110-212000-  
GRAYS HARBOR BAR-  
257 AM PST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM THIS  
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...  
 
COMBINED SEAS 6 TO 8 FT BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FEET LATE THIS  
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY. BAR CONDITIONS MODERATE, BECOMING  
ROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MAXIMUM EBB CURRENTS  
WILL OCCUR AROUND 6 AM AND 6 PM TODAY.  
 

 
 
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