086  
WHUS46 KSEW 181553  
CFWSEW  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA  
753 AM PST SUN FEB 18 2018  
 
WAZ504-509-511-558-559-181700-  
/O.EXP.KSEW.CF.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180218T1600Z/  
SOUTHWEST INTERIOR-TACOMA AREA-HOOD CANAL AREA-  
SEATTLE AND VICINITY-BREMERTON AND VICINITY-  
753 AM PST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
..COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 8 AM PST THIS MORNING
 
 
NORTH WINDS HAVE BEEN SLOW TO DEVELOP OVER PUGET SOUND...SO THERE  
HAVE NOT BEEN MUCH IN THE WAY OF WIND WAVES WITH THE HIGH TIDE  
THIS MORNING. THE ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AND MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW IS  
NOT LIKELY THIS MORNING. NORTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY...BUT THE  
TIDE WILL BE GOING OUT SO PROBLEMS WITH BEACH FLOODING ARE NOT  
LIKELY.  
 

 
 
WAZ516-517-182200-  
/O.NEW.KSEW.SU.Y.0003.180218T1553Z-180218T2200Z/  
NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-  
753 AM PST SUN FEB 18 2018  
   
..HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF  
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
* WAVES AND/OR SURF...WESTERLY SWELL IS NEAR 20 FEET.  
 
* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...EXPECT DANGEROUS HIGH SURF ALONG THE  
BEACHES.  
 
* TIMING...DURING THE DAY TODAY...SEAS WILL SUBSIDE TONIGHT.  
 
* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FROM SNEAKER WAVES AND BREAKERS  
ON AND NEAR THE JETTIES AND BREAKWATERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.  
 

 
 

 
 
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