Western Washington Watches and Warnings

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


WHUS76 KSEW 242200
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
300 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

PZZ153-156-250600-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160724T2200Z-160725T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
300 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT TO 10 NM UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

* COMBINED SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE BELOW 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT PDT 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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PZZ170-173-176-250600- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160724T2200Z-160726T0700Z/ 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- 300 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER FROM 10 NM OUT TO 60 NM UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT MONDAY NIGHT...

* COMBINED SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FEET ON MONDAY.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RISE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING AND THEN PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-132-250600- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160725T0000Z-160725T1200Z/ /O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0041.160726T0100Z-160726T1200Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 300 PM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES...WILL RISE TO 2 TO 4 FEET EARLY THIS EVENING BEFORE SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT. EXPECT WAVES TO BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET MONDAY EVENING.

* WIND...WILL RISE FROM THE WEST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE TODAY OR EARLY THIS EVENING BEFORE EASING OVERNIGHT. EXPECT WINDS TO RISE TO GALE FORCE EARLY MONDAY EVENING. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL LIKELY BE OVER THE CENTRAL STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA.

* TIMING...WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO REACH GALE FORCE BETWEEN 6 PM AND 8 PM PDT MONDAY.

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.

&&

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WHUS76 KSEW 241605
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
905 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

PZZ153-156-250015-
/O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160725T0100Z-160725T0600Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO POINT GRENVILLE OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM POINT GRENVILLE TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT 10 NM-
905 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM JAMES ISLAND TO CAPE SHOALWATER OUT TO 10 NM FROM 6 PM TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* COMBINED SEAS...3 TO 4 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RISE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING AND THEN EASE BELOW 20 KNOTS BY MIDNIGHT 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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-250015- /O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160725T0100Z-160726T0100Z/ 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- 905 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FLATTERY TO CAPE SHOALWATER FROM 10 NM OUT TO 60 NM FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM PDT MONDAY.

* COMBINED SEAS...3 TO 5 FEET...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FEET ON MONDAY.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RISE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING AND THEN PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY 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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-132-250015- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160725T0000Z-160725T1200Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 905 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS WILL RISE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE TODAY BEFORE EASING LATER TONIGHT. WAVES WILL BUILD TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE TODAY OR EARLY THIS EVENING BEFORE SUBSIDING LATE 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 240949
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
249 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

PZZ131-132-241730-
/O.EXP.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160724T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0177.160725T0000Z-160725T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
249 AM PDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT MONDAY.

* WIND...WEST 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 240352
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
852 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

PZZ131-132-241000-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160724T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
852 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WIND WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL SUBSIDE OVERNIGHT.

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 232248
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
348 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

PZZ131-132-240700-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160724T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
348 PM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN U.S STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL EASE AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WIND WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL SUBSIDE OVERNIGHT.

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 231604
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
904 AM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

PZZ131-132-240015-
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160724T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
904 AM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS OF 5 TO 15 KNOTS WILL RISE TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS LATE TODAY BEFORE EASING LATER TONIGHT. WIND WAVES OF 2 FEET OR LESS WILL BUILD TO 2 TO 4 FEET LATE TODAY BEFORE SUBSIDING OVERNIGHT.

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 230954
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
254 AM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

PZZ131-132-231800-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160724T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
254 AM PDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT SUNDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. WIND WAVES OF 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 230401
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
901 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

PZZ131-132-231215-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0176.000000T0000Z-160723T1600Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
901 PM PDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 15 TO 30 KNOTS. WIND WAVES OF 2 TO 5 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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