Western Washington Watches and Warnings

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


WHUS76 KSEW 280341
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
841 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

PZZ131-132-280900-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0074.000000T0000Z-160828T0900Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
841 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET. WIND AND WAVES EASING LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

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PZZ133-134-280900- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0210.000000T0000Z-160828T0900Z/ NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- ADMIRALTY INLET- 841 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS IN THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS WILL BE STRONGEST OVER THE SOUTH PORTION. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ADMIRALTY INLET WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE NORTH PORTION. WIND AND WAVES WILL EASE LATER TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

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WHUS76 KSEW 272222
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
322 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

PZZ135-280300-
/O.EXP.KSEW.SC.Y.0209.000000T0000Z-160827T2200Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0210.000000T0000Z-160828T0300Z/
PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-
322 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* WINDS AND WAVES...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS DURING THE EVENING AND SWITCHING TO A NORTH WIND NORTH OF SEATTLE. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING TO 2 FT OR LESS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-132-280630- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0074.000000T0000Z-160828T0900Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 322 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET. WIND AND WAVES EASING LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ133-134-280630- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0210.000000T0000Z-160828T0900Z/ NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- ADMIRALTY INLET- 322 PM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS WITH WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS IN THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS WILL BE STRONGEST OVER THE SOUTH PORTION. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ADMIRALTY INLET WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE NORTH PORTION. WIND AND WAVES WILL EASE LATER TONIGHT.

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.

&&

$$

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WHUS76 KSEW 271511
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
811 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

PZZ131-132-272315-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0074.000000T0000Z-160828T0900Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
811 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 20 TO 35 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET. WIND AND WAVES EASING LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ133-134-272315- /O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0210.160827T2200Z-160828T0900Z/ NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- ADMIRALTY INLET- 811 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 2 AM PDT SUNDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES...WINDS RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON WITH WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET. SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS IN THE NORTHERN INLAND WATERS WILL BE STRONGEST OVER THE SOUTH PORTION. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS IN ADMIRALTY INLET WILL BE STRONGEST IN THE NORTH PORTION.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-272200- /O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0209.000000T0000Z-160827T2200Z/ PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL- 811 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES...SOUTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KNOTS BY LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET BY LATE AFTERNOON.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-272100- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0209.000000T0000Z-160827T2100Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM- 811 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS AND WAVES...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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WHUS76 KSEW 271005
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
305 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

PZZ131-132-271815-
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0074.160827T1005Z-160828T0900Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
305 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS MORNING. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WINDS EASING LATE TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-271815- /O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0209.160827T1005Z-160827T2100Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM- 305 AM PDT SAT AUG 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS AND WAVES...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

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WHUS76 KSEW 270415
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
915 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

PZZ131-132-271215-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0208.000000T0000Z-160827T2200Z/
/O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0047.160827T2200Z-160828T1200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0074.160827T1200Z-160828T0900Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
915 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 2 AM PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM SATURDAY TO 2 AM PDT SUNDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS BY SATURDAY MORNING. WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET. WINDS EASING SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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WWUS76 KSEW 270306
NPWSEW

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
806 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

WAZ504-509-511-512-555-556-558-559-270415-
/O.EXP.KSEW.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-160827T0300Z/
SOUTHWEST INTERIOR-TACOMA AREA-HOOD CANAL AREA-
LOWER CHEHALIS VALLEY AREA-EAST PUGET SOUND LOWLANDS-
BELLEVUE AND VICINITY-SEATTLE AND VICINITY-BREMERTON AND VICINITY-
806 PM PDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED FOR THE INTERIOR LOWLANDS...

ONSHORE FLOW HAS RETURNED AND WILL CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN. TEMPERATURES ON SATURDAY WILL BE ABOUT 15 TO 20 DEGREES COOLER AT MOST PLACES THAN TODAY. HIGHS ARE FORECAST TO BE IN THE 70S OR ABOUT NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF THE YEAR.

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