Western Washington Watches and Warnings

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Today's and yesterday's warnings in reverse chronological order.


WHUS76 KSEW 020350
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
850 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

PZZ131-132-021200-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0205.000000T0000Z-140902T1500Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0031.140902T2100Z-140903T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
850 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT TUESDAY...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...STRENGTHENING SURFACE GRADIENTS TONIGHT WILL HELP INCREASE WESTERLY WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. GRADIENTS WILL RELAX SOMEWHAT THROUGH MIDDAY BEFORE TIGHTENING AGAIN LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 10 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. EXPECT STRONGER WINDS TUESDAY NIGHT... POTENTIALLY RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS PRODUCING 4 TO 6 FOOT WIND WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-021200- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0031.140902T1900Z-140903T1800Z/ 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- 850 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

* TIMING...A VIGOROUS FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONG SOUTHWESTERLIES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS DURING THE AFTERNOON FOLLOWED BY NORTHWESTERLIES BEHIND THE FRONT DURING THE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.

* WIND AND WAVES...STRONG WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WASTERS MAY RISE TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS PRODUCING 4 TO 6 FOOT WIND WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WHUS76 KSEW 012234
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
334 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

PZZ131-132-020645-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0205.140902T0100Z-140902T1500Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0031.140902T2100Z-140903T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
334 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT TUESDAY...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...STRENGTHENING SURFACE GRADIENTS TONIGHT WILL HELP INCREASE WESTERLY WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. GRADIENTS WILL RELAX SOMEWHAT THROUGH MIDDAY BEFORE TIGHTENING AGAIN LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 10 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. EXPECT STRONGER WINDS TUESDAY NIGHT...POTENTIALLY RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS PRODUCING 4 TO 6 FOOT WIND WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-020645- /O.EXB.KSEW.GL.A.0031.140902T1900Z-140903T1800Z/ 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- 334 PM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...A VIGOROUS FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING STRONG SOUTHWESTERLIES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS DURING THE AFTERNOON FOLLOWED BY NORTHWESTERLIES BEHIND THE FRONT DURING THE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.

* WIND AND WAVES...STRONG WINDS OVER THE COASTAL WASTERS MAY RISE TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS PRODUCING 4 TO 6 FOOT WIND WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WHUS76 KSEW 011615
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
915 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

PZZ131-132-020015-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0205.140902T0100Z-140902T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0031.140902T2100Z-140903T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
915 AM PDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT TUESDAY...

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM PDT TUESDAY. A GALE WATCH HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS GALE WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...STRENGTHENING SURFACE GRADIENTS TONIGHT WILL HELP INCREASE WESTERLY WINDS TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. GRADIENTS WILL RELAX SOMEWHAT THROUGH MIDDAY BEFORE TIGHTENING AGAIN LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 10 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. STRONGER WINDS TUESDAY NIGHT 20 TO 30 KNOTS...POSSIBLY HIGHER. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FEET AND HIGHER WITH STRONGER WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 010340
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
840 PM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

PZZ131-132-010800-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0204.140901T0340Z-140901T0800Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
840 PM PDT SUN AUG 31 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING LATE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD...AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE