Western Washington Watches and Warnings

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WHUS76 KSEW 220947
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
247 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

PZZ131-132-221800-
/O.EXT.KSEW.GL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-150523T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
247 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...GALE WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT SATURDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 20 TO 30 KNOTS RISING TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FEET.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-221800- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.000000T0000Z-150522T2100Z/ 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- 247 AM PDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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

* SEAS...5 OR 6 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS SUBSIDING THIS 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WHUS76 KSEW 220354
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
854 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ131-132-221200-
/O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-150522T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
854 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING LATE. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING LATE.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-221000- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.000000T0000Z-150522T1000Z/ 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- 854 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 220222
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
722 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ132-221030-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.000000T0000Z-150522T1200Z/
/O.EXA.KSEW.GL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-150522T1200Z/
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
722 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING LATE.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ131-221030- /O.CON.KSEW.GL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-150522T1200Z/ CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 722 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 KNOTS EASING LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET SUBSIDING LATE.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-221000- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.000000T0000Z-150522T1000Z/ 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- 722 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* WIND...NORTHWEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WWUS56 KSEW 220212
SVSSEW

SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
712 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

WAC073-220221-
/O.EXP.KSEW.SV.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150522T0215Z/
WHATCOM WA-
712 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTH CENTRAL WHATCOM COUNTY WILL EXPIRE AT 715 PM PDT...

THE THUNDERSTORM RESPONSIBLE FOR LARGE HAIL HAS WEAKENED. THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING HAS ENDED.

LAT...LON 4865 12193 4872 12208 4877 12193 4868 12182 TIME...MOT...LOC 0211Z 138DEG 4KT 4874 12199

$$

ALBRECHT


WUUS56 KSEW 220141
SVRSEW
WAC073-220215-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SV.W.0001.150522T0141Z-150522T0215Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
641 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
SOUTH CENTRAL WHATCOM COUNTY IN NORTHWEST WASHINGTON...

* UNTIL 715 PM PDT.

* AT 636 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL. THIS
STORM WAS LOCATED 11 MILES EAST OF ACME...AND MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5
MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING MEANS DAMAGING WIND OF 58 MPH OR
GREATER AND/OR ONE INCH DIAMETER HAIL OR LARGER IS IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. THOSE IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD SEEK SAFETY INSIDE A
STURDY STRUCTURE...AWAY FROM WINDOWS...NOW. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAN
ALSO PRODUCE FREQUENT...DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER...CONTACT YOUR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN SEATTLE.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4865 12193 4872 12208 4877 12193 4868 12182
TIME...MOT...LOC 0141Z 138DEG 4KT 4872 12196

$$

ALBRECHT







WWUS86 KSEW 220132
SPSSEW

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
632 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

WAZ567-220200-
WEST SLOPES NORTH CASCADES AND PASSES-
632 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTY UNTIL 700 PM PDT...

AT 630 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11 MILES EAST OF ACME...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PENNIES IS LIKELY WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE... MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTY.

TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

LAT...LON 4875 12210 4881 12190 4870 12188 4865 12200 TIME...MOT...LOC 0132Z 150DEG 5KT 4872 12197

$$

ALBRECHT

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WWUS86 KSEW 220033
SPSSEW

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
533 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

WAZ567-220115-
WEST SLOPES NORTH CASCADES AND PASSES-
533 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EXTREME NORTHERN SKAGIT AND SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTIES UNTIL 615 PM PDT...

AT 530 PM PDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 13 MILES NORTHWEST OF CONCRETE...OR 15 MILES EAST OF ACME...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS IS LIKELY WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE... MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHERN WHATCOM COUNTY.

TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

LAT...LON 4875 12208 4885 12187 4867 12173 4862 12187 TIME...MOT...LOC 0033Z 147DEG 4KT 4871 12189

$$

ALBRECHT

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 212153
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
253 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ131-220600-
/O.UPG.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.000000T0000Z-150522T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.W.0022.150521T2153Z-150522T1200Z/
/O.UPG.KSEW.GL.A.0016.150522T0100Z-150522T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
253 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FOR THE U.S. CENTRAL STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY. THIS WARNING REPLACES THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY AND GALE WATCH THAT WERE PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 KNOTS WILL RISE TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING BEFORE EASING LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES OF 2 TO 4 FEET WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET THIS EVENING...AND THEN SUBSIDE LATE TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO REACH GALE FORCE BETWEEN 7 PM AND 11 PM PDT 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.

&&

$$

PZZ170-173-176-220600- /O.EXB.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150522T0100Z-150522T1000Z/ 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- 253 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...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 3 AM PDT FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

* WIND...RISING FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY THIS EVENING AND THEN 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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-220600- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150521T2200Z-150522T1200Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 253 PM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE TO THE U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS WILL RISE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE TODAY BEFORE EASING LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATER TODAY AND THEN SUBSIDE 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE





WHUS76 KSEW 211611
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
911 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ131-220015-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150521T1611Z-150522T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.GL.A.0016.150522T0100Z-150522T1000Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
911 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A GALE WATCH... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 KNOTS WILL RISE TO 25 TO 35 KNOTS THIS EVENING. EXPECT THE WINDS TO GRADUALLY EASE LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FEET WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET THIS EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED TO REACH GALE FORCE BETWEEN 6 PM AND 10 PM 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.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-220015- /O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150521T2200Z-150522T1200Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 911 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE TO THE U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS WILL RISE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES WILL ALSO BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATER TODAY.

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


WHUS76 KSEW 211515
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
815 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ131-212315-
/O.EXP.KSEW.SC.Y.0097.000000T0000Z-150521T1500Z/
/O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150522T0000Z-150522T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
815 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 20 KNOTS WILL RISE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATER THIS AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FEET WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATER TODAY.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-212315- /O.CON.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150522T0000Z-150522T1200Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 815 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST ENTRANCE TO THE U.S. STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS WILL RISE TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE TODAY. WIND WAVES WILL ALSO BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE TODAY.

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


WHUS76 KSEW 210948
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
248 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

PZZ131-211800-
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0097.150521T0948Z-150521T1500Z/
/O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150522T0000Z-150522T1200Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
248 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SEATTLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS MORNING. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM PDT FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS EASING THIS MORNING. WEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KNOTS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FEET SUBSIDING THIS MORNING THEN BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

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.

&&

$$

PZZ132-211800- /O.NEW.KSEW.SC.Y.0098.150522T0000Z-150522T1200Z/ EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA- 248 AM PDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

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 FRIDAY.

* WIND AND WAVES...WEST WIND 20 TO 30 KNOTS EASING TO 15 TO 25 KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE


WHUS76 KSEW 210341
MWWSEW

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
840 PM PDT WED MAY 20 2015

PZZ131-132-210900-
/O.EXT.KSEW.SC.Y.0095.000000T0000Z-150521T0900Z/
CENTRAL U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
EAST ENTRANCE U.S. WATERS STRAIT OF JUAN DE FUCA-
840 PM PDT WED MAY 20 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...

* WIND AND WAVES...WESTERLY WINDS 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.

&&

$$

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SEATTLE