Marine Weather for PZ 173

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:43 am PST on January 16, 2020
Small Craft Advisory in effect until 4 PM PST this afternoon
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
Today
W wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 15 ft at 11 seconds subsiding to 12 ft at 10 seconds in the afternoon. A chance of showers.
Tonight
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. SW swell 8 ft at 9 seconds. A chance of showers.
Fri
SW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming se 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon. SW swell 6 ft at 8 seconds. A chance of showers in the morning then a chance of rain in the afternoon.
Fri Night
Se wind 30 to 35 kt becoming S 35 to 40 kt after midnight. Combined seas 8 to 9 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds building to 11 to 14 ft with a dominant period of 7 seconds after midnight.
Sat
S wind 25 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. S swell 17 ft at 10 seconds subsiding to 15 ft at 11 seconds in the afternoon.
Sat Night
S wind 20 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. SW swell 17 ft at 11 seconds.
Sun
Se wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 17 ft subsiding to 13 ft.
Mon
Se wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 12 ft.

Watches & Warnings

Special Weather Statement
Issued: 2:52 AM PST Jan. 17, 2020 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect from 6 am this morning
to 4 PM PST this afternoon...
... Gale Warning in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to 10 am PST
Saturday...

* what... for the Gale Warning, south winds 30 to 45 kt and seas
13 to 18 feet at 11 seconds. For the Small Craft Advisory,
southeast winds 15 to 25 kt.

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

* When... for the Gale Warning, from 4 PM this afternoon to 10 am
PST Saturday. For the Small Craft Advisory, from 6 am this
morning to 4 PM PST this afternoon.

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

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.







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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
La Push, WA 45.0 °F
Neah Bay, WA 46.0 °F
Toke Point, WA 45.0 °F
Astoria, OR 42.1 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
CAPE ELIZABETH 45NM NW of Aberdeen, WA 46041 50 °F 9.51 ft
Grays Harbor, WA 46211 49 °F 12.14 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

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

Date Time Tide Type Height
Destruction Island, Washington:  
2020-02-25 07:44 PM PST Low Tide 0.51
2020-02-26 02:09 AM PST High Tide 8.46
2020-02-26 08:03 AM PST Low Tide 2.13
2020-02-26 02:02 PM PST High Tide 8.34
2020-02-26 08:13 PM PST Low Tide 1.01
James Island, Washington:  
2020-02-25 07:55 PM PST Low Tide 0.48
2020-02-26 02:07 AM PST High Tide 7.94
2020-02-26 08:14 AM PST Low Tide 2.00
2020-02-26 02:00 PM PST High Tide 7.83
2020-02-26 08:24 PM PST Low Tide 0.95
La Push, Quillayute River, Washington:  
2020-02-25 07:45 PM PST Low Tide 0.11
2020-02-26 02:05 AM PST High Tide 8.10
2020-02-26 08:02 AM PST Low Tide 1.64
2020-02-26 01:57 PM PST High Tide 7.88
2020-02-26 08:14 PM PST Low Tide 0.62