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Watches & Warnings

Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 2:31 PM PST Jan. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Small Craft Advisory in effect until 4 PM PST Thursday...
... Gale Warning has ended...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a Small Craft
Advisory... which is in effect until 4 PM PST Thursday.

* Winds... southeast 15 to 25 kt.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.






Public Information Statement
Issued: 1:32 PM PST Jan. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

... 24 hour wind reports for western Washington...

Wind speeds below 35 mph were omitted. Values with a (s) are
sustained winds. Values with a (p) are peak winds. The rest are
gusts.

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... Western Whatcom County...
Ferndale 75 mph 0653 PM 01/17 48.86n/122.59w/105
Sandy pt. Shores 60 mph 0754 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Bellingham Airport 58 mph(p) 0637 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
2 N Bellingham 51 mph 0640 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.49w/88
2 WNW Ferndale 43 mph 0715 PM 01/17 48.87n/122.62w/351
Bellingham Airport 41 mph(s) 0638 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
3 N Ferndale 40 mph 0729 PM 01/17 48.90n/122.58w/62
Sandy pt. Shores 39 mph(s) 1154 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Blaine 38 mph 0715 PM 01/17 49.00n/122.74w/91
Lummi Island 38 mph 1105 PM 01/17 48.73n/122.70w/163
1 WNW Lynden 38 mph 0915 PM 01/17 48.96n/122.48w/113
4 SSW Lynden 38 mph 1200 am 01/18 48.89n/122.49w/89
4 ENE Ferndale 36 mph 0618 PM 01/17 48.88n/122.51w/78
3 WSW Sudden Valley 35 mph 0100 PM 01/17 48.69n/122.40w/581
Bellingham 35 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.74n/122.45w/298

... Western Skagit County...
1 NNW Blanchard 59 mph 0633 PM 01/17 48.61n/122.43w/1066
1 W Anacortes 51 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.50n/122.66w/241
4 ENE swinomish Village 43 mph 0115 PM 01/17 48.45n/122.43w/8
Skagit Regional Airport 43 mph 1215 PM 01/18 48.47n/122.42w/0
4 WSW Allen 36 mph 0123 PM 01/17 48.48n/122.46w/65
1 W snee oosh 36 mph 0723 PM 01/17 48.43n/122.59w/42

... Southwest interior...
Olympia Airport 42 mph(p) 0919 PM 01/17 46.97n/122.90w/188
Yelm 39 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.94n/122.61w/347

... San Juan County...
Lopez Island 47 mph 0815 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
Friday Harbor Airport 45 mph(p) 0535 PM 01/17 48.52n/123.02w/0
2 se Eastsound 43 mph 0553 PM 01/17 48.67n/122.87w/1033
Lopez Island 39 mph(s) 1005 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
4 SSW Roche Harbor 39 mph 0334 PM 01/17 48.55n/123.16w/36
NW Decatur is. Beach 39 mph 0237 PM 01/17 48.51n/122.83w/53

... North coast...
Ellis Mountain 52 mph 0500 PM 01/17 48.13n/124.31w/2305
La Push nos tide gauge 48 mph 0836 am 01/18 47.91n/124.64w/0
Quillayute Airport 43 mph(p) 0713 PM 01/17 47.94n/124.56w/185
Queets 36 mph 0810 am 01/18 47.54n/124.33w/71

... Hood Canal area...
4 E Port Ludlow 41 mph 0130 am 01/18 47.92n/122.58w/49

... Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca...
Buck Knoll 37 mph 1109 PM 01/17 48.03n/123.31w/1630
1 ENE Blyn 37 mph 0725 PM 01/17 48.04n/122.97w/255

... Central coast...
Hoquiam Airport 56 mph(p) 0528 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
1 WNW Aberdeen 45 mph 1002 PM 01/17 46.98n/123.84w/131
Hoquiam Airport 43 mph(s) 0659 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
2 NNW Ocean City 39 mph 0521 PM 01/17 47.11n/124.18w/16
1 SSE Ocean Shores 37 mph 0244 PM 01/17 46.95n/124.14w/23

... Admiralty Inlet area...
Whidbey Island NAS 55 mph(p) 0202 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
2 WSW Coupeville 49 mph 0650 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
8 NW Langley 44 mph 1210 PM 01/18 48.14n/122.52w/9
Coupeville 43 mph 0145 PM 01/17 48.22n/122.69w/98
2 WSW Coupeville 39 mph(s) 0110 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
Whidbey Island NAS 38 mph(s) 1256 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
5 WSW Port Townsend 37 mph 0511 PM 01/17 48.10n/122.87w/282
2 W Oak Harbor 35 mph 0705 PM 01/17 48.29n/122.69w/106

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

Grub
NWS Seattle WA


132 PM PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... 24 hour wind reports for western Washington...

Wind speeds below 35 mph were omitted. Values with a (s) are
sustained winds. Values with a (p) are peak winds. The rest are
gusts.

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... Western Whatcom County...
Ferndale 75 mph 0653 PM 01/17 48.86n/122.59w/105
Sandy pt. Shores 60 mph 0754 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Bellingham Airport 58 mph(p) 0637 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
2 N Bellingham 51 mph 0640 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.49w/88
2 WNW Ferndale 43 mph 0715 PM 01/17 48.87n/122.62w/351
Bellingham Airport 41 mph(s) 0638 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
3 N Ferndale 40 mph 0729 PM 01/17 48.90n/122.58w/62
Sandy pt. Shores 39 mph(s) 1154 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Blaine 38 mph 0715 PM 01/17 49.00n/122.74w/91
Lummi Island 38 mph 1105 PM 01/17 48.73n/122.70w/163
1 WNW Lynden 38 mph 0915 PM 01/17 48.96n/122.48w/113
4 SSW Lynden 38 mph 1200 am 01/18 48.89n/122.49w/89
4 ENE Ferndale 36 mph 0618 PM 01/17 48.88n/122.51w/78
3 WSW Sudden Valley 35 mph 0100 PM 01/17 48.69n/122.40w/581
Bellingham 35 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.74n/122.45w/298

... Western Skagit County...
1 NNW Blanchard 59 mph 0633 PM 01/17 48.61n/122.43w/1066
1 W Anacortes 51 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.50n/122.66w/241
4 ENE swinomish Village 43 mph 0115 PM 01/17 48.45n/122.43w/8
Skagit Regional Airport 43 mph 1215 PM 01/18 48.47n/122.42w/0
4 WSW Allen 36 mph 0123 PM 01/17 48.48n/122.46w/65
1 W snee oosh 36 mph 0723 PM 01/17 48.43n/122.59w/42

... Southwest interior...
Olympia Airport 42 mph(p) 0919 PM 01/17 46.97n/122.90w/188
Yelm 39 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.94n/122.61w/347

... San Juan County...
Lopez Island 47 mph 0815 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
Friday Harbor Airport 45 mph(p) 0535 PM 01/17 48.52n/123.02w/0
2 se Eastsound 43 mph 0553 PM 01/17 48.67n/122.87w/1033
Lopez Island 39 mph(s) 1005 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
4 SSW Roche Harbor 39 mph 0334 PM 01/17 48.55n/123.16w/36
NW Decatur is. Beach 39 mph 0237 PM 01/17 48.51n/122.83w/53

... North coast...
Ellis Mountain 52 mph 0500 PM 01/17 48.13n/124.31w/2305
La Push nos tide gauge 48 mph 0836 am 01/18 47.91n/124.64w/0
Quillayute Airport 43 mph(p) 0713 PM 01/17 47.94n/124.56w/185
Queets 36 mph 0810 am 01/18 47.54n/124.33w/71

... Hood Canal area...
4 E Port Ludlow 41 mph 0130 am 01/18 47.92n/122.58w/49

... Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca...
Buck Knoll 37 mph 1109 PM 01/17 48.03n/123.31w/1630
1 ENE Blyn 37 mph 0725 PM 01/17 48.04n/122.97w/255

... Central coast...
Hoquiam Airport 56 mph(p) 0528 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
1 WNW Aberdeen 45 mph 1002 PM 01/17 46.98n/123.84w/131
Hoquiam Airport 43 mph(s) 0659 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
2 NNW Ocean City 39 mph 0521 PM 01/17 47.11n/124.18w/16
1 SSE Ocean Shores 37 mph 0244 PM 01/17 46.95n/124.14w/23

... Admiralty Inlet area...
Whidbey Island NAS 55 mph(p) 0202 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
2 WSW Coupeville 49 mph 0650 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
8 NW Langley 44 mph 1210 PM 01/18 48.14n/122.52w/9
Coupeville 43 mph 0145 PM 01/17 48.22n/122.69w/98
2 WSW Coupeville 39 mph(s) 0110 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
Whidbey Island NAS 38 mph(s) 1256 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
5 WSW Port Townsend 37 mph 0511 PM 01/17 48.10n/122.87w/282
2 W Oak Harbor 35 mph 0705 PM 01/17 48.29n/122.69w/106

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

Grub
NWS Seattle WA


132 PM PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... 24 hour wind reports for western Washington...

Wind speeds below 35 mph were omitted. Values with a (s) are
sustained winds. Values with a (p) are peak winds. The rest are
gusts.

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)

... Western Whatcom County...
Ferndale 75 mph 0653 PM 01/17 48.86n/122.59w/105
Sandy pt. Shores 60 mph 0754 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Bellingham Airport 58 mph(p) 0637 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
2 N Bellingham 51 mph 0640 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.49w/88
2 WNW Ferndale 43 mph 0715 PM 01/17 48.87n/122.62w/351
Bellingham Airport 41 mph(s) 0638 PM 01/17 48.79n/122.54w/158
3 N Ferndale 40 mph 0729 PM 01/17 48.90n/122.58w/62
Sandy pt. Shores 39 mph(s) 1154 PM 01/17 48.80n/122.71w/9
Blaine 38 mph 0715 PM 01/17 49.00n/122.74w/91
Lummi Island 38 mph 1105 PM 01/17 48.73n/122.70w/163
1 WNW Lynden 38 mph 0915 PM 01/17 48.96n/122.48w/113
4 SSW Lynden 38 mph 1200 am 01/18 48.89n/122.49w/89
4 ENE Ferndale 36 mph 0618 PM 01/17 48.88n/122.51w/78
3 WSW Sudden Valley 35 mph 0100 PM 01/17 48.69n/122.40w/581
Bellingham 35 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.74n/122.45w/298

... Western Skagit County...
1 NNW Blanchard 59 mph 0633 PM 01/17 48.61n/122.43w/1066
1 W Anacortes 51 mph 0631 PM 01/17 48.50n/122.66w/241
4 ENE swinomish Village 43 mph 0115 PM 01/17 48.45n/122.43w/8
Skagit Regional Airport 43 mph 1215 PM 01/18 48.47n/122.42w/0
4 WSW Allen 36 mph 0123 PM 01/17 48.48n/122.46w/65
1 W snee oosh 36 mph 0723 PM 01/17 48.43n/122.59w/42

... Southwest interior...
Olympia Airport 42 mph(p) 0919 PM 01/17 46.97n/122.90w/188
Yelm 39 mph 0730 PM 01/17 46.94n/122.61w/347

... San Juan County...
Lopez Island 47 mph 0815 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
Friday Harbor Airport 45 mph(p) 0535 PM 01/17 48.52n/123.02w/0
2 se Eastsound 43 mph 0553 PM 01/17 48.67n/122.87w/1033
Lopez Island 39 mph(s) 1005 am 01/18 48.53n/122.87w/114
4 SSW Roche Harbor 39 mph 0334 PM 01/17 48.55n/123.16w/36
NW Decatur is. Beach 39 mph 0237 PM 01/17 48.51n/122.83w/53

... North coast...
Ellis Mountain 52 mph 0500 PM 01/17 48.13n/124.31w/2305
La Push nos tide gauge 48 mph 0836 am 01/18 47.91n/124.64w/0
Quillayute Airport 43 mph(p) 0713 PM 01/17 47.94n/124.56w/185
Queets 36 mph 0810 am 01/18 47.54n/124.33w/71

... Hood Canal area...
4 E Port Ludlow 41 mph 0130 am 01/18 47.92n/122.58w/49

... Eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca...
Buck Knoll 37 mph 1109 PM 01/17 48.03n/123.31w/1630
1 ENE Blyn 37 mph 0725 PM 01/17 48.04n/122.97w/255

... Central coast...
Hoquiam Airport 56 mph(p) 0528 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
1 WNW Aberdeen 45 mph 1002 PM 01/17 46.98n/123.84w/131
Hoquiam Airport 43 mph(s) 0659 PM 01/17 46.97n/123.93w/12
2 NNW Ocean City 39 mph 0521 PM 01/17 47.11n/124.18w/16
1 SSE Ocean Shores 37 mph 0244 PM 01/17 46.95n/124.14w/23

... Admiralty Inlet area...
Whidbey Island NAS 55 mph(p) 0202 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
2 WSW Coupeville 49 mph 0650 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
8 NW Langley 44 mph 1210 PM 01/18 48.14n/122.52w/9
Coupeville 43 mph 0145 PM 01/17 48.22n/122.69w/98
2 WSW Coupeville 39 mph(s) 0110 PM 01/17 48.21n/122.74w/236
Whidbey Island NAS 38 mph(s) 1256 PM 01/17 48.35n/122.67w/47
5 WSW Port Townsend 37 mph 0511 PM 01/17 48.10n/122.87w/282
2 W Oak Harbor 35 mph 0705 PM 01/17 48.29n/122.69w/106

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

Grub
NWS Seattle WA

705 am PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... Weatherfest here on January 22nd...

The American meteorological society (ams) will hold its 97th annual
meeting in Seattle at the Washington state convention center on
January 22nd through the 26th. Over 4000 meteorologists and weather
authorities from around the world will attend.

The ams weatherfest kicks off the annual ams meeting on January
22nd. Weatherfest is a free public event that will be held at the
convention center's ballroom 6e from noon to 4 PM. Students,families
and weather enthusiasts of all Ages can experience cool, fun and all
things fascinating about weather, water and climate. The first time
weatherfest was held in Seattle in 2011, over 4000 people attended.

Over 50 hands-on and interactive exhibits will be available.
Exhibitors will include NASA, Alaska airlines, the NW avalanche
center, salish sea expeditions, the Seattle aquarium, the Seattle
astronomical society, several exhibits from the National oceanic and
atmospheric administration (noaa) and the University of Washington,
the Washington dept of natural resources, and a number of science
exhibits from area schools. Have fun with learning more about
aviation weather, marine weather, fire weather, space weather and
more.

For more information, visit the ams weatherfest web site at
https://annual.Ametsoc.Org/2017/index.Cfm/weatherfest/ social media
links are www.Facebook.Com/ametsoc/ and #amswxfest

Bring your family and friends for a great day of fun and learning.
See you there!



705 am PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... Weatherfest here on January 22nd...

The American meteorological society (ams) will hold its 97th annual
meeting in Seattle at the Washington state convention center on
January 22nd through the 26th. Over 4000 meteorologists and weather
authorities from around the world will attend.

The ams weatherfest kicks off the annual ams meeting on January
22nd. Weatherfest is a free public event that will be held at the
convention center's ballroom 6e from noon to 4 PM. Students,families
and weather enthusiasts of all Ages can experience cool, fun and all
things fascinating about weather, water and climate. The first time
weatherfest was held in Seattle in 2011, over 4000 people attended.

Over 50 hands-on and interactive exhibits will be available.
Exhibitors will include NASA, Alaska airlines, the NW avalanche
center, salish sea expeditions, the Seattle aquarium, the Seattle
astronomical society, several exhibits from the National oceanic and
atmospheric administration (noaa) and the University of Washington,
the Washington dept of natural resources, and a number of science
exhibits from area schools. Have fun with learning more about
aviation weather, marine weather, fire weather, space weather and
more.

For more information, visit the ams weatherfest web site at
https://annual.Ametsoc.Org/2017/index.Cfm/weatherfest/ social media
links are www.Facebook.Com/ametsoc/ and #amswxfest

Bring your family and friends for a great day of fun and learning.
See you there!


705 am PST Wed Jan 18 2017

... Weatherfest here on January 22nd...

The American meteorological society (ams) will hold its 97th annual
meeting in Seattle at the Washington state convention center on
January 22nd through the 26th. Over 4000 meteorologists and weather
authorities from around the world will attend.

The ams weatherfest kicks off the annual ams meeting on January
22nd. Weatherfest is a free public event that will be held at the
convention center's ballroom 6e from noon to 4 PM. Students,families
and weather enthusiasts of all Ages can experience cool, fun and all
things fascinating about weather, water and climate. The first time
weatherfest was held in Seattle in 2011, over 4000 people attended.

Over 50 hands-on and interactive exhibits will be available.
Exhibitors will include NASA, Alaska airlines, the NW avalanche
center, salish sea expeditions, the Seattle aquarium, the Seattle
astronomical society, several exhibits from the National oceanic and
atmospheric administration (noaa) and the University of Washington,
the Washington dept of natural resources, and a number of science
exhibits from area schools. Have fun with learning more about
aviation weather, marine weather, fire weather, space weather and
more.

For more information, visit the ams weatherfest web site at
https://annual.Ametsoc.Org/2017/index.Cfm/weatherfest/ social media
links are www.Facebook.Com/ametsoc/ and #amswxfest

Bring your family and friends for a great day of fun and learning.
See you there!