Marine Weather for PZ 170

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:55 PM PST on December 9, 2019
Small Craft Advisory in effect through Tuesday afternoon
Gale watch in effect from Wednesday morning through late Wednesday night
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Tonight
Se wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of rain.
Tue
S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 ft at 15 seconds building to 11 ft at 13 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
Tue Night
Se wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 11 ft at 13 seconds. A slight chance of rain in the evening then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
Wed
Se wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 10 to 13 ft with a dominant period of 13 seconds.
Wed Night
S wind 20 to 25 kt becoming SW 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight. W swell 17 ft at 14 seconds subsiding to 15 ft at 13 seconds after midnight.
Thu
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 17 ft at 18 seconds.
Thu Night
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 17 ft at 16 seconds.
Fri
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 17 ft subsiding to 14 ft.
Sat
Se wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. W swell 9 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch
Issued: 8:55 PM PST Dec. 9, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 2 PM PST
Tuesday...
... Gale watch remains in effect from Wednesday morning through
late Wednesday night...

* what... for the Small Craft Advisory, south winds 15 to 25 kt
and seas 6 to 11 feet at 15 seconds. For the gale watch, south
winds 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 45 kt and seas 12 to 17 feet
at 15 seconds possible.

* Where... coastal waters from Cape Flattery to Cape Shoalwater
10 to 60 nm.

* When... for the Small Craft Advisory, until 2 PM PST Tuesday.
For the gale watch, from Wednesday morning through late
Wednesday night.

* Impacts... strong winds can cause hazardous seas which could
capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
La Push, WA 46.9 °F
Neah Bay, WA 46.9 °F
Westport, WA 48.0 °F
Toke Point, WA 48.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Neah Bay 6NM North of Cape Flattery, WA (Traffic Separation Lighted Buoy) 46087 47 °F 3.61 ft
La Perouse Bank 46206 49 °F 4.92 ft
CAPE ELIZABETH 45NM NW of Aberdeen, WA 46041 50 °F 4.59 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Tatoosh Island, WA
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Destruction Island, WA DESW1
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
James Island, Washington:  
2019-12-10 04:42 AM PST Low Tide 3.22
2019-12-10 10:36 AM PST High Tide 9.11
2019-12-10 05:39 PM PST Low Tide -0.18
2019-12-10 11:56 PM PST High Tide 7.28
2019-12-11 05:23 AM PST Low Tide 3.37
2019-12-11 11:11 AM PST High Tide 9.36
La Push, Quillayute River, Washington:  
2019-12-10 04:33 AM PST Low Tide 2.87
2019-12-10 10:37 AM PST High Tide 8.84
2019-12-10 05:31 PM PST Low Tide -0.56
2019-12-10 11:58 PM PST High Tide 7.03
2019-12-11 05:13 AM PST Low Tide 2.96
2019-12-11 11:12 AM PST High Tide 9.11
Tatoosh Island, Cape Flattery, Strait of Juan de Fuca, Washington:  
2019-12-10 04:49 AM PST Low Tide 3.76
2019-12-10 10:53 AM PST High Tide 8.72
2019-12-10 05:46 PM PST Low Tide -0.21
2019-12-11 12:13 AM PST High Tide 6.97
2019-12-11 05:30 AM PST Low Tide 3.94
2019-12-11 11:28 AM PST High Tide 8.95