Western Washington Watches and Warnings

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


WWUS76 KSEW 170649
NPWSEW

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
1049 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAZ001-503-506-510-516-517-171500-
/O.CON.KSEW.WI.Y.0004.170117T0800Z-170118T2300Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-
ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
1049 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WIND...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH...MAINLY NEAR THE BEACHES AND BODIES OF WATER.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...BELLINGHAM...FRIDAY HARBOR...OAK HARBOR...PORT TOWNSEND...FORKS...OCEAN SHORES...WESTPORT...AND HOQUIAM.

* TIMING...WINDY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WWUS46 KSEW 170631
WSWSEW

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
1031 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAZ569-171445-
/O.CAN.KSEW.WS.W.0002.170117T1400Z-170119T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.ZR.Y.0001.170117T0800Z-170117T2000Z/
CASCADES OF PIERCE AND LEWIS COUNTIES-
1031 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE CASCADES IN PIERCE AND LEWIS COUNTIES UNTIL NOON PST TUESDAY...

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ABOUT A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...WHITE PASS.

* TIMING...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY TUESDAY IN THOSE AREAS MAINLY BELOW THE 5000 FOOT LEVEL AND ARE PRONE TO EAST WINDS. EXPECT THE FREEZING RAIN TO SWITCH OVER TO PLAIN RAIN BY MIDDAY TUESDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SLIPPERY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

WAZ568-171445- /O.CON.KSEW.WS.W.0002.170117T1400Z-170119T0200Z/ CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES- 1031 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CASCADES IN SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE THE 4000 FOOT LEVEL.

* TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A QUARTER TO HALF INCH IN THE PASSES...MAINLY BELOW 4000 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS AND STEVENS PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVERNIGHT AND THEN BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES ON TUESDAY. PERIODS OF SNOW...LOCALLY HEAVY...WILL PERSIST AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. SNOQUALMIE PASS CAN EXPECT THE SNOW TO CHANGE OVER TO FREEZING RAIN LATE TUESDAY MORNING OR EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW LEVEL...AT OR NEAR THE SURFACE IN THE PASSES OR THOSE AREAS PRONE TO EAST WINDS...RISING TO 4000 TO 4500 WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY...WITH CONDITIONS POSSIBLY BECOMING TREACHEROUS IN SNOQUALMIE PASS DURING THE DAY TUESDAY DUE TO ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW, SLEET, AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

WAZ567-171445- /O.CON.KSEW.WW.Y.0005.170117T0800Z-170117T2000Z/ CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES- 1031 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES ABOVE 4000 FEET UNTIL NOON PST TUESDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...MOUNT BAKER SKI AREA.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO RAIN BY LATE MORNING TUESDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 170452
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-171300-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/
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-
852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH RISING TO 25 TO 40 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT AND 17 TO 20 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-171300- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...COMBINED SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET TONIGHT AND 14 TO 16 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ132>134-171300- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- ADMIRALTY INLET- 852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ135-171300- /O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0012.170117T1400Z-170118T1400Z/ PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL- 852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 AM PST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-171300- /O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ GRAYS HARBOR BAR- 852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

PZZ131-171300- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 852 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FEET 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WWUS76 KSEW 162328
NPWSEW

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
328 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAZ001-503-506-510-516-517-170730-
/O.NEW.KSEW.WI.Y.0004.170117T0800Z-170118T2300Z/
SAN JUAN COUNTY-WESTERN WHATCOM COUNTY-WESTERN SKAGIT COUNTY-
ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-NORTH COAST-CENTRAL COAST-
328 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 3 PM PST WEDNESDAY.

* WIND...25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH...MAINLY NEAR THE BEACHES AND BODIES OF WATER.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...BELLINGHAM...FRIDAY HARBOR...OAK HARBOR...PORT TOWNSEND...FORKS...OCEAN SHORES...WESTPORT...AND HOQUIAM.

* TIMING...WINDY CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECAILLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

ALBRECHT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WWUS46 KSEW 162327
WSWSEW

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
327 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAZ568-170730-
/O.UPG.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T1200Z-170118T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.WS.W.0002.170117T1400Z-170119T0200Z/
CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES-
327 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR THE COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...UP TO 5 INCHES THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATIONS ONE HALF TO OVER ONE INCH IS EXPECTED IN THE PASSES BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS AND STEVENS PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY MORNING THEN TURN TO RAIN MIDDAY. FREEZING RAIN WILL DEVELOP IN THE PASSES MIDDAY TUESDAY, THEN WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY WITH SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF POTENTIALLY OVER ONE INCH. HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE SUMMIT OF SNOQUALMIE PASS.

* SNOW LEVEL...AT OR NEAR THE SURFACE IN THE PASSES OR THOSE AREAS PRONE TO COLD EAST WINDS EARLY TUESDAY...RISING TO 7000 FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...WITH CONDITIONS BECOMING TREACHEROUS IN THE PASSES TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY IN THE PASSES DUE TO ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW OR ICE ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS. THE PASSES WILL LIKELY BE CLOSED AT TIMES DUE TO AVALANCHE CONTROL OR DANGER.

&&

$$

WAZ569-170730- /O.NEW.KSEW.WS.W.0002.170117T1400Z-170119T0200Z/ CASCADES OF PIERCE AND LEWIS COUNTIES- 327 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR THE COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TUESDAY TO 6 PM PST WEDNESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL ICE ACCUMULATION POTENTIALLY OVER ONE INCH IS EXPECTED IN THE PASSES BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...WHITE PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY MORNING THEN TURN TO RAIN MIDDAY. FREEZING RAIN WILL DEVELOP IN THE PASSES MIDDAY TUESDAY, THEN WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY WITH SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS OVER ONE INCH POSSIBLE. HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED NEAR THE SUMMIT OF WHITE PASS.

* SNOW LEVEL...AT OR NEAR THE SURFACE IN THE PASSES OR THOSE AREAS PRONE TO COLD EAST WINDS EARLY TUESDAY...RISING TO 7000 FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...WITH CONDITIONS BECOMING TREACHEROUS IN THE PASSES TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY IN THE PASSES DUE TO ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW OR ICE ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS. THE PASSES WILL LIKELY BE CLOSED AT TIMES DUE TO AVALANCHE CONTROL OR DANGER.

&&

$$

WAZ567-170730- /O.UPG.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T1200Z-170118T0600Z/ /O.NEW.KSEW.WW.Y.0005.170117T0800Z-170117T2000Z/ CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES- 327 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON PST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON PST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...MOUNT BAKER SKI AREA.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES EARLY TUESDAY BEFORE CHANGING OVER TO RAIN MIDDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3500 FEET...RISING TO 7000 FEET TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES, AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

&&

$$

ALBRECHT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WGUS66 KSEW 162323
FFASEW

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
323 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAC009-027-031-045-073-171130-
/O.NEW.KSEW.FA.A.0001.170118T0200Z-170119T0800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CLALLAM-GRAYS HARBOR-JEFFERSON-MASON-WHATCOM-
323 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF NORTHWEST WASHINGTON...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...CLALLAM...GRAYS HARBOR...JEFFERSON... MASON AND WHATCOM.

* FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* HEAVY RAINFALL IS EXPECTED ALONG THE SOUTHWEST SLOPES OF THE OLYMPICS AND THE CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES. THE SKOKOMISH RIVER IS LIKELY TO HIT FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY WHILE SOME PORTIONS OF OTHER RIVERS...INCLUDING THE NOOKSACK...ELWHA...AND SATSOP RIVERS MAY APPROACH FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY NIGHT OR WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

ALBRECHT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 162302
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

PZZ132-133-170715-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-170117T0600Z/
/O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/
/O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS-
302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-170715- /O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ /O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ134-170715- /O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.EXB.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ /O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ ADMIRALTY INLET- 302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING... WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT. THE GALE WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT.

* WAVES...WIND WAVES BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-170715- /O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ 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- 302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING AND 30 TO 40 KNOTS OVERNIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT AND 17 TO 20 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-170715- /O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0012.170116T2302Z-170118T1000Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...EAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WAVES...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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-170715- /O.EXT.KSEW.RB.Y.0001.170117T0000Z-170118T1000Z/ GRAYS HARBOR BAR- 302 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PST WEDNESDAY...

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 12 FEET TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WOUS46 KSEW 162213
AVASEW
WAZ019-520-521-042-568-569-182000-

BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WATCH
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON
200 PM PST MON JAN 16 2017

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS EXTENDED AN AVALANCHE WATCH...

TIMING...
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH 10 AM WEDNESDAY JANUARY 18TH.

LOCATION...THE EAST SLOPES AND CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WEST
SLOPES WASHINGTON CASCADES.

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE TIMING OF INCREASED AVALANCHE DANGER HAS
SLOWED AND IS NOW EXPECTED TO BECOME HIGH IN THESE AREAS WITH VERY
DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS DEVELOPING LATE TUESDAY OR TUESDAY
NIGHT. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED
AVALANCHES SHOULD BECOME VERY LIKELY. CHECK THE FORECAST FOR MORE
DETAILS.

REASON...INCREASING HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW BEGINNING LATE TUESDAY OR
TUESDAY NIGHT WILL ADD SUFFICIENT LOAD TO THE SNOWPACK TO CAUSE
NATURAL AVALANCHES. WET SNOW AVALANCHES BECOMING LIKELY IN AREAS AND
ELEVATIONS THAT CHANGE TO RAIN. ALSO...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL
BUILD NEW AND UNSTABLE WIND SLAB ON LEE SLOPES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS
THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PLEASE VISIT WWW.NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION... THIS WATCH DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS
WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

$$

KRAMER NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER


WOUS46 KSEW 162146
AVWSEW
WAZ567-513-200000-

BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON
146 PM PST MON JAN 17 2017

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE WARNING...

TIMING... 4 AM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH 4 PM WEDNESDAY JANUARY 19TH.

LOCATION...THE OLYMPICS AND NW WASHINGTON CASCADES...INCLUDING THE
MT BAKER AREA

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HIGH
IN THESE AREAS WITH A NATURAL AVALANCHE CYCLE LIKELY BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

REASON...INCREASING HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW TUESDAY MORNING WILL ADD A
SIGNIFICANT LOAD TO EXISTING WEAK LAYERS FORMED DURING THE RECENT
COLD WEATHER. SNOW CHANGING TO RAIN WILL CAUSE A NATURAL AVALANCHE
CYCLE TUESDAY. ALSO...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BUILD NEW AND
UNSTABLE WIND SLAB ON LEE SLOPES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS TUESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PLEASE VISIT NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION
MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

$$

KRAMER NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER


WOUS46 KSEW 162144
AVWSEW
WAZ567-200000-

BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON
145 PM PST MON JAN 17 2017

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE WARNING...

TIMING... 4 AM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH 4 PM WEDNESDAY JANUARY 19TH.

LOCATION...THE NW WASHINGTON CASCADES...INCLUDING THE MT BAKER AREA

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HIGH
IN THESE AREAS WITH A NATURAL AVALANCHE CYCLE LIKELY BEGINNING
TUESDAY MORNING. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

REASON...INCREASING HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW TUESDAY MORNING WILL ADD A
SIGNIFICANT LOAD TO EXISTING WEAK LAYERS FORMED DURING THE RECENT
COLD WEATHER. SNOW CHANGING TO RAIN WILL CAUSE A NATURAL AVALANCHE
CYCLE TUESDAY. ALSO...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BUILD NEW AND
UNSTABLE WIND SLAB ON LEE SLOPES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS TUESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PLEASE VISIT NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...
THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION
MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

$$

KRAMER NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER


WHUS76 KSEW 161654
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

PZZ150-153-170-173-170100-
/O.CAN.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170117T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170116T1654Z-170118T0000Z/
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 CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 KNOTS...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT AND 16 TO 19 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ156-176-170100- /O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170116T1654Z-170118T0000Z/ /O.CAN.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1800Z-170117T0000Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM- 854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 16 TO 19 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-133-170100- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.170116T1700Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.CON.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- 854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND RISING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-134-170100- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1700Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.EXA.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-ADMIRALTY INLET- 854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

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

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-170100- /O.EXT.KSEW.RB.Y.0001.170117T0000Z-170118T0000Z/ GRAYS HARBOR BAR- 854 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WWUS46 KSEW 161342
WSWSEW

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
542 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

WAZ568-170100-
/O.EXT.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T1200Z-170118T0600Z/
CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES-
542 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A QUARTER OF AN INCH OR MORE IS POSSIBLE IN THE PASSES BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS AND STEVENS PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON TUESDAY THEN BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES. PERIODS OF SNOW...LOCALLY HEAVY...WILL PERSIST AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET ON TUESDAY. SNOQUALMIE PASS CAN EXPECT THE SNOW TO CHANGE OVER TO FREEZING RAIN TUESDAY MORNING...RESULTING IN THE POSSIBILITY OF SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS.

* SNOW LEVEL...AT OR NEAR THE SURFACE IN THE PASSES OR THOSE AREAS PRONE TO COLD EAST WINDS EARLY TUESDAY...RISING TO 5500 TO 6500 TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...WITH CONDITIONS POSSIBLY BECOMING TREACHEROUS IN SNOQUALMIE PASS TUESDAY MORNING DUE TO ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WAZ567-170100- /O.EXT.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T1200Z-170118T0600Z/ CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES- 542 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 16 INCHES.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...MOUNT BAKER SKI AREA.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TONIGHT AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES EARLY TUESDAY BEFORE CHANGING OVER TO RAIN LATE IN THE DAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET...RISING TO 6000 FEET ON TUESDAY EVENING.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 161103
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

PZZ150-153-170-173-161915-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170117T0000Z/
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170117T0000Z-170118T0000Z/
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 CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 15 TO 25...INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET TONIGHT AND 16 TO 19 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ156-176-161915- /O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1800Z-170117T0000Z/ /O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170117T0000Z-170118T0000Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM- 303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST RISING TO 15 TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FEET TONIGHT...BUILDING TO 16 TO 19 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-161915- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.170116T2000Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

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

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST RISING TO 15 TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND POSSIBLY TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ133-161915- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.170117T0000Z-170117T0600Z/ /O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0003.170117T0600Z-170118T0000Z/ NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- 303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

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

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST RISING TO 15 TO 30 KNOTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND POSSIBLY TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS LATER TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ130-134-161915- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1800Z-170118T0000Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-ADMIRALTY INLET- 303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES/SEAS...WEST SWELL BUILIDING TO 10 FEET TONIGHT...THEN BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FEET TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ110-161915- /O.CON.KSEW.RB.Y.0001.170117T0000Z-170117T0800Z/ GRAYS HARBOR BAR- 303 AM PST MON JAN 16 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO MIDNIGHT PST TONIGHT...

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET THIS EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WWUS46 KSEW 160535
WSWSEW

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
935 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

WAZ568-161415-
/O.NEW.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T0200Z-170118T0000Z/
CASCADES OF SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES-
935 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE CASCADES IN SNOHOMISH AND KING COUNTIES FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...A QUARTER OF AN INCH OR MORE IS POSSIBLE IN THE PASSES BELOW 5000 FEET.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...SNOQUALMIE PASS AND STEVENS PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON MONDAY AND THEN BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES MONDAY NIGHT. PERIODS OF SNOW...LOCALLY HEAVY...WILL PERSIST AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 4000 FEET ON TUESDAY. SNOQUALMIE PASS CAN EXPECT THE SNOW TO CHANGE OVER TO FREEZING RAIN LATE MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY MORNING...RESULTING IN THE POSSIBILITY OF SIGNIFICANT ICE ACCUMULATIONS.

* SNOW LEVEL...AT OR NEAR THE SURFACE IN THE PASSES OR THOSE AREAS PRONE TO COLD EAST WINDS MONDAY...RISING TO 5500 TO 6500 TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO DEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT...WITH CONDITIONS POSSIBLY BECOMING TREACHEROUS IN SNOQUALMIE PASS LATE MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY MORNING DUE TO ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WAZ567-161415- /O.NEW.KSEW.WS.A.0002.170117T0200Z-170117T1700Z/ CASCADES OF WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES- 935 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FOR THE CASCADES IN WHATCOM AND SKAGIT COUNTIES FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 16 INCHES.

* SOME AFFECTED LOCATIONS...MOUNT BAKER SKI AREA.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ON MONDAY AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES MONDAY NIGHT BEFORE CHANGING OVER TO RAIN ON TUESDAY.

* SNOW LEVEL...SNOW LEVEL NEAR 3000 FEET...RISING TO 6000 FEET ON TUESDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 160456
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

PZZ150-153-170-173-161300-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1100Z-170116T1800Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170116T1800Z-170117T1200Z/
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 CAPE FLATTERY TO JAMES ISLAND 10 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE 10 TO 60 NM-
856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 10 AM PST MONDAY...

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 AM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 15 TO 25 MONDAY MORNING...INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 KNOTS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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.

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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PZZ156-176-161300- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0004.170116T1800Z-170117T1200Z/ COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM- COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER 10 TO 60 NM- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 4 AM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...RISING TO SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 25 TO 35 KNOTS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* WAVES/SEAS...COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 10 FEET...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FEET MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURING. 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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PZZ110-161300- /O.NEW.KSEW.RB.Y.0001.170117T0000Z-170117T0800Z/ GRAYS HARBOR BAR- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM MONDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM MONDAY TO MIDNIGHT PST MONDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 12 FEET MONDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR ROUGH BAR MEANS THAT WAVE CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT IN OR NEAR HARBOR ENTRANCES.

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PZZ130-161300- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1800Z-170117T0600Z/ WEST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 10 PM PST MONDAY...

* WINDS...EAST TO SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

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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PZZ134-161300- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0010.170116T1700Z-170118T0000Z/ ADMIRALTY INLET- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 KNOTS.

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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PZZ132-161300- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.170116T2000Z-170118T0000Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 30 KNOTS.

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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PZZ133-161300- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0011.170117T0000Z-170118T0000Z/ NORTHERN INLAND WATERS INCLUDING THE SAN JUAN ISLANDS- 856 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM MONDAY TO 4 PM PST TUESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS 15 TO 30 KNOTS.

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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WWW.WEATHER.GOV


WOUS46 KSEW 160245
AVASEW
WAZ019-513-520-521-042-567>569-170200-

BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WATCH
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON
700 PM PST SUN JAN 15 2017

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE WATCH...

TIMING...
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH 6 PM TUESDAY JANUARY 17TH.

LOCATION...THE OLYMPICS AND WASHINGTON CASCADES.

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HIGH
IN THESE AREAS WITH VERY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS DEVELOPING
MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT
RECOMMENDED MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AS NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED
AVALANCHES SHOULD BECOME VERY LIKELY. CHECK THE FORECAST FOR MORE
DETAILS.

REASON...INCREASING HEAVY RAIN AND SNOW BEGINNING EITHER MONDAY
NIGHT OR TUESDAY WILL LOAD THE SNOWPACK BUILDING UNSTABLE NEW STORM
LAYERS WITH WET AVALANCHES BECOMING LIKELY IN AREAS AND ELEVATIONS
THAT CHANGE TO RAIN. ALSO...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BUILD NEW
AND UNSTABLE WIND SLAB ON LEE SLOPES AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS THROUGHOUT
TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
PLEASE VISIT WWW.NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION... THIS WATCH DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS
WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

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DAMICO
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER