"Translated" Straight of Juan de Fuca area forecast discussion.

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Translated Fri Dec 19 09:13:02 PST 2014


Synopsis: for the Northern and Central Washington coastal and inland waters — a front will move inland this morning. A stronger front will reach Western Washington later tonight and Saturday. Strong onshore flow Sunday will ease by Monday. Another front will move through the area late Monday or Tuesday.

East entrance U. S. Waters Strait of Juan de Fuca 900 AM PST Friday Dec 19 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening —
 Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through Saturday evening —
Today — Southeast wind 5 to 15 knots rising to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 feet or less building to 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
Tonight — Southeast wind 20 to 30 knots rising to 25 to 35 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Rain likely.
Sat — Southeast wind 30 to 40 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Rain.
Sat night — Southeast wind 15 to 25 knots becoming West 25 to 35 knots after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 ft.
Sun — West wind 20 to 30 knots easing to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 5 ft.
Sun night — West wind 10 to 20 knots becoming 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
Mon — South wind 10 knots becoming Southeast 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 feet building to 2 to 4 ft.
Tue — West wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

Admiralty Inlet 900 AM PST Friday Dec 19 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening —
 Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through Saturday evening —
Today — South wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
Tonight — South wind 15 to 25 knots rising to 25 to 35 knots after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely.
Sat — Southeast wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Rain.
Sat night — South wind 15 to 25 knots becoming Northwest 10 to 20 knots after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 4 ft.
Sun — Northwest wind 10 to 20 knots becoming variable 5 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
Sun night — Northwest wind 5 to 15 knots becoming light after midnight. Wind waves 2 feet or less.
Mon — Southeast wind 10 knots rising to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
Tue — Northwest wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft.

Northern inland waters including the San Juan islands 900 AM PST Friday Dec 19 2014
Small Craft Advisory in effect through this evening —
 Gale Warning in effect from late tonight through Saturday evening —
Today — South wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Scattered showers.
Tonight — South wind 15 to 25 knots becoming Southeast 25 to 35 knots after midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 ft. Rain likely.
Sat — Southeast wind 25 to 35 knots rising to 30 to 40 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Rain.
Sat night — Southeast wind 25 to 35 knots becoming Southwest 20 to 30 knots after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft.
Sun — Southwest wind 20 to 30 knots easing to 15 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 5 ft.
Sun night — Southwest wind 10 to 20 knots easing to 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
Mon — Southeast wind 10 knots rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 1 feet building to 2 to 4 ft.
Tue — Southwest wind 15 to 25 knots easing to 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 2 feet or less.


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   URGENT marine weather message National Weather Service Seattle WA 852 AM PST Friday Dec 19 2014

Puget Sound
Small Craft Advisory for rough bar means that wave conditions will be hazardous to small craft in or near harbor entrances.



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