330 AM PST Sat Feb 16 2019
.Synopsis for the northern and central Washington coastal and
inland waters...A 1010 mb surface low will consolidate off the
north Washington coast later today, then drift southward. The
combination of southerly winds to 25 kt and westerly swell of 12
to 14 feet at 14 seconds supports a small craft advisory for the
coastal waters through tonight. High pressure will build to nearly
1040 mb over southern British Columbia late tonight and Sunday.
Northeasterly Fraser outflow will increase with gale force winds
expected. A gale watch was issued for the late tonight through
Sunday evening period in the northern waters.
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A chance of showers.
SE wind to 10 kt becoming SE 10 to 20 kt late. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the evening then a slight chance of showers after midnight.
N wind to 10 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon. wind waves 1 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
N wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 1 to 4 ft.
NE wind to 10 kt becoming S in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
S wind to 10 kt becoming SW. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Variable wind 5 to 15 kt becoming N. Wind waves 2 ft or less.