Friday, November16, 2018 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
North Sultan, WA

Version 3.4
What's New / NOTES
10/6/2018 Colors of tide XTide graphs changed to emphasize that they were upgraded. See next note. Comments welcome.
10/4/2018 I have fixed XTide and updated the harmonic files. There were some name changes so you might have to click EDIT to find the new station name.

Sunrise 7:15AMSunset 4:30PM Friday November 16, 2018 8:41 AM PST (16:41 UTC) Moonrise 2:02PMMoonset 12:00AM Illumination 62% Phase: Waxing Gibbous; Moon at 9 days in cycle
NOTE: Some of the data on this page has not been verified and should be used with that in mind. It may and occasionally will, be wrong. The tide reports are by xtide and are NOT FOR NAVIGATION.
Marine Forecasts
    EDIT      (on/off)   Help
PZZ134 Admiralty Inlet- 235 Am Pst Fri Nov 16 2018
Today..NW wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. A chance of showers in the morning.
Tonight..NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Sat..N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning.
Sat night..NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 2 ft.
Sun..Light wind becoming nw to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Sun night..Light wind. Wind waves less than 1 ft.
Mon..Light wind becoming variable to 10 kt. Wind waves less than 1 ft.
Tue..SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft.
PZZ100 235 Am Pst Fri Nov 16 2018
Synopsis for the northern and central washington coastal and inland waters..A weak frontal system will continue to push across the area today. As flow transitions to offshore today and tonight, several strong pushes of flow from the ne will warrant small craft advisory winds across the northern inland waters, the strait, and the north and central coastal waters.


7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near North Sultan, WA
   Hourly   EDIT   Help
location: 47.93, -121.81     debug


Area Discussion for - Seattle, WA
      (on/off)   Help   NOTE: mouseover dotted underlined text for definition
Fxus66 ksew 161049
afdsew
area forecast discussion
national weather service seattle wa
300 am pst Fri nov 16 2018

Synopsis A weak weather system will dissipate and exit to the
southeast today, and clearing from the north will begin. Saturday
through Tuesday will be dry, with patchy night and morning fog. A
weather system will bring wet weather back by mid to late next week.

Short term Light rain showers continue to be confined mainly to
the north and the mountains. Rainfall totals so far have been less
than a tenth of an inch over the lowlands, and about a half inch
around mt. Baker. Forecast seems on track for today, with high pops
shifting to the southeast this morning, and conditions drying in the
afternoon. Clearing from the north will begin this afternoon and
continue tonight. Highs today will be in the low to mid 50s.

Low temperatures tonight will depend on how much clearing takes
place, but in general lows will be in the 30s, with near freezing
temperatures in the far north where the clearing should be complete.

Saturday will be sunny, after patchy morning fog and freezing fog. A
cool northerly breeze will keep highs in the low 50s. Sunday will be
similar to Saturday, though winds will be lighter. Highs Sunday will
be in the low 50s, with somewhat warmer conditions near the cascades
in downslope flow. Both Saturday night and Sunday night will have
lows in the 30s near marine and urban areas, with 20s in outlying
areas. Burke

Long term A sharp upper level ridge will continue to influence
our weather Monday and Tuesday, keeping conditions dry. Monday will
be mostly sunny while a weak weather system tries and fails to make
much headway against the ridge. There is a chance of rain in the
offshore waters. On Tuesday, clouds will increase across washington,
and the chance of rain will spread to the coast. Highs both days
will remain in the low to mid 50s.

The GFS and euro are now in rough agreement that a weather system
will impact the area on Wednesday, and conditions will remain
relatively wet on Thursday. Have increased pops to likely or better
both Wednesday and Thursday. Highs will be in the low 50s. Burke

Aviation Abundant low cloud cover across the area is leading to
widespread ifr MVFR CIGS at this hour with localized lifr along the
coast. Expect MVFR CIGS to continue through the early afternoon (19z-
22z) as a weak system pushes through. Localized ifr will exist as
well. Some light rain will linger in the puget sound area till 15z-
17z before dissipating. There will be gradual clearing in the
afternoon as offshore flow increases, though confidence is not high
in regards to exact timing of the clearing. Clear skies tomorrow
night into Saturday will likely lead to localized areas of fog.

Winds will remain southerly ahead of the front, with a northerly
component to the winds in its wake. Wind speeds will generally be 5-
10 knots.

Ksea... Above discussion applies. MVFR CIGS will likely continue
through the early afternoon (20z-21z). A period of ifr CIGS cannot
be ruled out during the morning hours. Intermittent light rain will
likely continue through the morning before ending by 16-17z. Skies
will be clear by tomorrow evening following the frontal passage. S
wind ahead of the front will become more N once the front passes. Jd

Marine A weak cold front is currently pushing across the area as
a shortwave trough traverses SE thru bc towards montana. Only marine
headline currently in effect is a small craft advisory across the
central and eastern strait of juan de fuca given a quick push of
westerly flow ahead of the front. Observations at race rocks over
the last few hours confirm winds between ~20-25kts. Winds across
these portions of the strait should subside around 12z as gradients
relax and front pushes south.

As a post frontal, strong area of sfc high pressure across canada
builds south this morning, hi-res guidance particularly the 4km
wrf suggest a noticeable push of air out of the NE from around
bellingham into the northern inland waters. This looks to be a
strong enough push to warrant a small craft advisory for this area.

These winds should have no issue pushing south and west thru the
strait and even into puget sound. Confidence is not high enough
across the strait or into the sound to issue small craft but winds
will be close. Day shift will need to closely monitor. A brief
decrease in winds can be expected this afternoon before another,
stronger push of air from the NE again runs down the same waters
this evening and overnight tonight. This push looks to be strong
enough to warrant a small craft advisory across the northern inland
waters, the entire strait and into the northern and central coastal
waters. Admiralty and puget sound still need to be monitored. Winds
should calm back down Saturday.

Kovacik
hydrology... River floor flooding is unlikely for the next seven days.

Sew watches warnings advisories
Wa... None.

Pz... Small craft advisory from 7 pm this evening to 4 am pst Saturday
for central u.S. Waters strait of juan de fuca-coastal
waters from CAPE flattery to james island 10 to 60 nm-
coastal waters from CAPE flattery to james island out 10 nm-
coastal waters from james island to point grenville 10 to
60 nm-coastal waters from james island to point grenville
out 10 nm-east entrance u.S. Waters strait of juan de fuca-
west entrance u.S. Waters strait of juan de fuca.

Small craft advisory until 4 am pst early this morning for
central u.S. Waters strait of juan de fuca-east entrance
u.S. Waters strait of juan de fuca.

Small craft advisory from 7 am this morning to 4 am pst Saturday
for northern inland waters including the san juan islands.



Weather Reporting Stations
   EDIT       (on/off)   Help   NOTE: Click on distance to see the station location on a map
Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
46120 33 mi37 min NE 5.8 51°F 1022.9 hPa49°F
EBSW1 - 9447130 - Seattle, WA 36 mi42 min NW 6 G 8 52°F 53°F1023.5 hPa (+0.5)
WPOW1 - West Point, WA 38 mi42 min N 11 G 12 51°F 1023.9 hPa (+0.8)50°F
PBFW1 - Padilla Bay Reserve, WA 51 mi72 min N 6 49°F 1024 hPa49°F

Wind History for Seattle, Puget Sound, WA, WA
(wind in knots)    EDIT      (on/off)   Help
9
AM
10
AM
11
AM
12
PM
1
PM
2
PM
3
PM
4
PM
5
PM
6
PM
7
PM
8
PM
9
PM
10
PM
11
PM
12
AM
1
AM
2
AM
3
AM
4
AM
5
AM
6
AM
7
AM
8
AM
Last
24hr
S1
G5
S2
SW4
G7
W4
SW4
SW1
G4
S5
G8
S3
G6
S4
SE5
G9
S5
G10
SE6
G9
S4
G11
S4
G9
S3
G7
S2
G6
S4
G8
SE3
G7
SE3
--
NW3
NW2
G7
NW6
G10
NW6
1 day
ago
SW6
S6
G10
S8
G17
SW7
G10
W1
G8
--
NW2
NW1
--
SE3
G6
S4
S5
S5
S3
SE4
S4
S2
G6
SE4
SE1
G4
S1
G4
SE2
SE4
S5
2 days
ago
SE4
SE5
G9
SE3
G6
SE5
S6
G10
SE7
G12
SE5
G8
SE4
G7
SE5
G8
SE4
G7
SE4
G7
SE4
G7
SE5
SE6
SE4
G7
SE6
G13
SE4
G10
SE7
G10
SE4
G8
SE4
G8
SE5
G10
SE3
G6
SW2
G6
SW4
G10

Airport Reports
    EDIT      (on/off)   Help   Click EDIT to display multiple airports
AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Everett Snohomish County, WA25 mi49 minNW 50.15 miFog49°F48°F100%1023.8 hPa

Wind History from PAE (wind in knots)
9
AM
10
AM
11
AM
12
PM
1
PM
2
PM
3
PM
4
PM
5
PM
6
PM
7
PM
8
PM
9
PM
10
PM
11
PM
12
AM
1
AM
2
AM
3
AM
4
AM
5
AM
6
AM
7
AM
8
AM
Last 24hrSE5SE6SE8SE12S4SE6SE7SE7SE7SE8SE6SE11SE10SE6SE7SE6SE6SE9S3CalmCalmW3NW4NW5
1 day agoSE13
G26
S14
G26
S11
G17
S9SE7SE7S8SE3CalmS3SE3SE5SE5S5S5SE5SE5S3S6S3SE4SE5SE6SE4
2 days agoSE13SE13SE8SE9SE10
G15
SE12SE13SE10SE13SE10SE12SE15SE12SE17SE16SE17
G24
SE12
G21
SE12
G22
SE12
G20
SE15
G22
SE19
G24
S23
G32
SE19SE25
G33

Tide / Current Tables for Marysville, Quilceda Creek, Washington
   EDIT   RT Ports Option   Weekend mode (on/off)   (on/off)   Help   One Week of Data
Marysville
Click for Map
Fri -- 05:12 AM PST     2.29 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 07:17 AM PST     Sunrise
Fri -- 12:21 PM PST     10.66 feet High Tide
Fri -- 02:03 PM PST     Moonrise
Fri -- 04:29 PM PST     Sunset
Fri -- 07:23 PM PST     4.53 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 11:54 PM PST     7.05 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
Sorry tide depth graphs only, please select another station.

12
am
1
am
2
am
3
am
4
am
5
am
6
am
7
am
8
am
9
am
10
am
11
am
12
pm
1
pm
2
pm
3
pm
4
pm
5
pm
6
pm
7
pm
8
pm
9
pm
10
pm
11
pm
6.55.84.83.72.82.32.63.556.98.61010.610.59.98.77.35.954.64.65.26.16.8

Tide / Current Tables for Everett, Washington
   EDIT      (on/off)   Help   One Week of Data
Everett
Click for Map
Fri -- 04:41 AM PST     2.55 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 07:16 AM PST     Sunrise
Fri -- 12:12 PM PST     10.99 feet High Tide
Fri -- 02:03 PM PST     Moonrise
Fri -- 04:29 PM PST     Sunset
Fri -- 06:53 PM PST     5.04 feet Low Tide
Fri -- 11:45 PM PST     7.27 feet High Tide
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
Sorry tide depth graphs only, please select another station.

12
am
1
am
2
am
3
am
4
am
5
am
6
am
7
am
8
am
9
am
10
am
11
am
12
pm
1
pm
2
pm
3
pm
4
pm
5
pm
6
pm
7
pm
8
pm
9
pm
10
pm
11
pm
6.65.74.63.52.72.63.24.35.97.79.410.51110.8108.77.265.255.35.96.67.1

Weather Map and Satellite Images
       (on/off)   HelpWeather Map
wmap_P
GOES Local Image of PacificNorthwest    EDIT
NOTE: East coast views moved to GEOS-16. They are experimental and not well supported by NOAA so they may not be correct so be warned. This change required redoing a large amount of the GOES code. If the image you are expecting is not showing, please let me know. You may need to use the EDIT function to update your location.
Link to Loop

Other links: Northern Pacific     Contential US     Full GOES-East
Wind Forecast for Seattle, WA (11,2,3,4)
      (on/off)   Help

Ground Weather Radar Station Seattle/Tacoma, WA
   (on/off)   Help
weather_mapweather_map weather_map

Ad by Google

Disclaimer:
The information on this web site has not been checked for accuracy. It is for entertainment purposes only and should be independently verified before using for any other reason. There are five sources. 1) Documents and manuals from a variety of sources. These have not been checked for accuracy and in many cases have not even been read by anyone associated with L-36.com. I have no idea of they are useful or accurate, I leave that to the reader. 2) Articles others have written and submitted. If you have questions on these, please contact the author. 3) Articles that represent my personal opinions. These are intended to promote thought and for entertainment. These are not intended to be fact, they are my opinions. 4) Small programs that generate result presented on a web page. Like any computer program, these may and in some cases do have errors. Almost all of these also make simplifying assumptions so they are not totally accurate even if there are no errors. Please verify all results. 5) Weather information is from numerious of sources and is presented automatically. It is not checked for accuracy either by anyone at L-36.com or by the source which is typically the US Government. See the NOAA web site for their disclaimer. Finally, tide and current data on this site is from 2007 and 2008 data bases, which may contain even older data. Changes in harbors due to building or dredging change tides and currents and for that reason many of the locations presented are no longer supported by newer data bases. For example, there is very little tidal current data in newer data bases so current data is likely wrong to some extent. This data is NOT FOR NAVIGATION. See the XTide disclaimer for details. In addition, tide and current are influenced by storms, river flow, and other factors beyond the ability of any predictive program.