Tuesday, September26, 2017 L-36.com


Marine Weather and Tides
Edison, WA

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What's New / NOTES
6/25/2017 - NOAA is having a major issue that impact the 7 day forecast load times. Many users are reporting problems. The issue has been reported.
5/23/2017 - Worked with NOAA again to speed up the 7 day forecast load times. Thanks to them for being responsive.
5/19/2016 - There were issues with the 3 day airport observation history. I switched to another data source. Let me know if you see any issues with the data feeds.

Sunrise 7:02AMSunset 6:58PM Tuesday September 26, 2017 11:04 AM PDT (18:04 UTC) Moonrise 12:35PMMoonset 9:51PM Illumination 35% Phase: Waxing Crescent; Moon at 6 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
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PZZ133 Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands- 824 Am Pdt Tue Sep 26 2017
Today..Light wind becoming nw to 10 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft or less. Patchy fog in the morning.
Tonight..NW wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed..N wind to 10 kt becoming nw in the afternoon. Wind waves 1 ft or less. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed night..N wind to 10 kt becoming ne after midnight. Wind waves 1 ft or less.
Thu..E wind to 10 kt in the morning becoming light. Wind waves 1 ft or less in the morning becoming less than 1 ft.
Thu night..Light wind becoming S 5 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves less than 1 ft becoming 2 ft or less after midnight.
Fri..S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming sw 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less building to 2 to 4 ft.
Sat..W wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
PZZ100 824 Am Pdt Tue Sep 26 2017
Synopsis for the northern and central washington coastal and inland waters..The flow will become light northerly today as high pressure builds over british columbia. Thermally induced lower pressure will form on the coast and cause the flow to become easterly Wednesday. Onshore flow will return Thursday night and Friday as a cold front reaches the area.

7 Day Forecast for Marine Location Near Edison, WA
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Area Discussion for - Seattle, WA
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area forecast discussion
national weather service seattle wa
822 am pdt Tue sep 26 2017

Synopsis An upper ridge will build over the region. The air will
warm and dry and low level offshore flow will develop Wednesday.

A cold front will arrive Friday and an upper trough on Saturday.

Short term Areas of clouds and a patchy fog will give way to
sunshine. An upper ridge will build over the region and low level
offshore flow will develop. Except for patchy morning fog, Wednesday
will warm up with highs getting well into the 70s across the area.

Some lower 80s are possible through the chehalis gap and in the
interior from about shelton and olympia southward. Thursday promises
to be the warmest day of the upcoming warm spell as the upper ridge
shifts off to the east and offshore flow continues. Most locations
in the interior will see temps rise into the upper 70s to mid
80s in the warmest spots.

Long term Onshore flow ahead of a frontal system will increase
Thursday night and a cold front will reach western washington on
Friday. An upper trough reaches the area Saturday for showers. Cool
unsettled weather will likely persist into next week.

Aviation Areas of morning clouds and a few patches of fog will
give way to sunshine. Clear skies tonight and Wednesday--except for
patchy morning fog. The air will be dry and stable as an upper ridge
builds over the area wed.

Ksea... Some low level moisture this morning then sunshine and a
northerly breeze.

Marine The flow will turn northerly today then offshore on
Wednesday as a thermal trough forms along the coast. Onshore flow
will increase on Friday as a cold front moves inland. Onshore flow
will persist through the weekend.

Sew watches warnings advisories
Wa... None.

Pz... None.



Weather Reporting Stations
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Stations Dist Age Wind Air TempWater Temp WavesPressureDewPt
46118 7 mi75 min Calm 55°F 1022.6 hPa55°F
PBFW1 - Padilla Bay Reserve, WA 13 mi95 min N 5.1 55°F 1023 hPa55°F
CHYW1 - 9449424 - Cherry Point, WA 20 mi47 min WSW 1 G 1.9 55°F 51°F1022.5 hPa
CPMW1 20 mi53 min Calm G 1 54°F 51°F
FRDW1 - 9449880 - Friday Harbor, WA 28 mi89 min N 1.9 G 4.1 55°F 51°F1023.2 hPa
SISW1 - Smith Island, WA 29 mi65 min Calm G 1.9 56°F 1023.2 hPa (+0.9)
PTWW1 - 9444900 - Port Townsend, WA 40 mi53 min W 5.1 G 8 60°F 52°F1023.6 hPa

Wind History for Cherry Point, WA
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Airport Reports
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AirportDistAgeWind ktVisibilitySky/WeatherTempDewPtHumidityPressure
Bellingham, Bellingham International Airport, WA10 mi72 minN 00.50 miFog58°F57°F97%1023.6 hPa
Burlington/Mount Vernon, Skagit Regional Airport, WA13 mi70 minWNW 47.00 miFair59°F57°F94%1023 hPa
Eastsound, Orcas Island Airport, WA22 mi70 minN 01.75 miFog/Mist57°F57°F100%1023.4 hPa
Whidbey Island Naval Air Station - Ault Field, WA22 mi69 minN 010.00 miMostly Cloudy59°F51°F75%1024.2 hPa

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Tide / Current Tables for Chuckanut Bay, Washington
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Chuckanut Bay
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Tue -- 03:28 AM PDT     0.57 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 07:02 AM PDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 11:06 AM PDT     7.01 feet High Tide
Tue -- 01:35 PM PDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 04:38 PM PDT     5.27 feet Low Tide
Tue -- 06:58 PM PDT     Sunset
Tue -- 09:01 PM PDT     6.62 feet High Tide
Tue -- 10:50 PM PDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Tide / Current Tables for Sinclair Island, 1 mile NE of, Washington Current
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Sinclair Island
Click for MapFlood direction 307 true
Ebb direction 112 true

Tue -- 02:14 AM PDT     -0.85 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 06:13 AM PDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 07:03 AM PDT     Sunrise
Tue -- 08:38 AM PDT     0.13 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 10:32 AM PDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 01:35 PM PDT     Moonrise
Tue -- 03:23 PM PDT     -0.37 knots Max Ebb
Tue -- 06:47 PM PDT     0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 06:59 PM PDT     Sunset
Tue -- 08:25 PM PDT     -0.00 knots Slack
Tue -- 08:33 PM PDT     0.05 knots Max Flood
Tue -- 10:51 PM PDT     Moonset
Tide / Current data from XTide NOT FOR NAVIGATION
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Weather Map and Satellite Images
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IR Satellite Image from GEOS
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Wind Forecast for Seattle, WA (14,3,4,5)
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Ground Weather Radar Station Seattle/Tacoma, WA
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