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SLUG's 2¢ Surf Report: Washington

Last Update: 03:57 AM Sep-22-2020

WAVES

Angeles Point Buoy: 02:30 AM Sep-22-2020
1 ft @ 10 sec, from WNW 300 deg ,wave power:0.4 kW/m, water temp:47.3 f


Neah Bay Buoy: 02:50 AM Sep-22-2020
5.9 ft @ 10 sec, from WNW 288 deg, wave power:16.2 kW/m, water temp:52 f
La Perouse Bank: 03:30 AM Sep-22-2020
NA ft @ NA sec, from NA deg, wave power:NA kW/m, water temp:NA f
Cape Elizabeth Buoy: 03:10 AM Sep-22-2020
NA ft @ NA sec, from none deg, wave power:NA kW/m, water temp:61.3 f
Greys Harbor Buoy: 02:56 AM Sep-22-2020
4.6 ft @ 10 sec, from WNW 288 deg, wave power:9.8 kW/m, water temp:58.1 f

9-Band Swell Period Analysis: 03:00 AM Sep-22-2020
Non-increaseing swell band trends over the past 6 hours with less than 0.5 ft height in past 12 hours are omitted;
swell bands are ranked and reported from largest to smallest wave height.

  1. 10-8 Sec:
    2.6 ft
    from WNW 291 deg
    6 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 1.59-2.77ft
    12 hr: no trend , min-max: 1.55-2.77ft
    24 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 0.77-2.77ft
  2. 8-6 Sec:
    2.5 ft
    from WNW 282 deg
    6 hr: no trend , min-max: 1.72-2.54ft
    12 hr: no trend , min-max: 1.72-2.63ft
    24 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 0.83-2.63ft
  3. 6-2 Sec:
    2 ft
    from WNW 289 deg
    6 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 1.62-2.03ft
    12 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 0.97-2.03ft
    24 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.67-2.03ft
  4. 12-10 Sec:
    1.6 ft
    from WNW 282 deg
    6 hr: no trend , min-max: 1.5-2.11ft
    12 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 1.07-2.11ft
    24 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.45-2.19ft
  5. 14-12 Sec:
    0.9 ft
    from W 264 deg
    6 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 0.54-0.88ft
    12 hr: increasing gradually, min-max: 0.44-0.88ft
    24 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.44-1.21ft
  6. 16-14 Sec:
    0.7 ft
    from SW 234 deg
    6 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.49-0.68ft
    12 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.47-0.71ft
    24 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.44-0.8ft
  7. 22-18 Sec:
    0.5 ft
    from SW 232 deg
    6 hr: no trend , min-max: 0.39-0.72ft
    12 hr: decreasing gradually, min-max: 0.32-0.72ft
    24 hr: decreasing gradually, min-max: 0.13-0.72ft

WINDS

Smith Island: 02:50 PM Sep-10-2020
5.8 mph, gust 8.1 mph, from SSW 200 deg

New Dungeness (buoy): 01:50 PM Sep-10-2020
4.5 mph, gust 4.5 mph, from S 190 deg

Port Townsend: 02:48 PM Sep-10-2020
5.8 mph, gust 9.2 mph, from WNW 290 deg

Port Angeles: 02:24 PM Sep-10-2020
2.2 mph, gust 3.4 mph, from ESE 110 deg

Neah Bay (buoy): 01:50 PM Sep-10-2020
13.4 mph, gust 13.4 mph, from E 100 deg

La Push: 02:36 PM Sep-10-2020
4.7 mph, gust 5.8 mph, from NW 310 deg

Cape Elizabeth (buoy): 02:00 PM Sep-10-2020
4.5 mph, gust 4.5 mph, from NNW 340 deg

Westport: 02:36 PM Sep-10-2020
9.2 mph, gust 11.4 mph, from SW 220 deg

CURRENTS

Predictions:

Angeles Pt. 2 mi. NNE: Tue Sep-22-2020
event | knots | time
slack | 0 | 03:12 AM
flood | 2.6 | 06:42 AM
slack | 0 | 10:36 AM
ebb | -1.4 | 01:06 PM
slack | 0 | 04:36 PM
flood | 0.5 | 06:42 PM
slack | 0 | 08:18 PM

Strait of Juan de Fuca Entrance: Tue Sep-22-2020
event | knots | time
slack | 0 | 04:36 AM
flood | 0.6 | 06:48 AM
slack | 0 | 09:06 AM
ebb | -1.1 | 12:24 PM
slack | 0 | 05:06 PM
flood | 0.2 | 06:36 PM
slack | 0 | 07:48 PM

Greys Harbor Westport Channel: Tue Sep-22-2020
event | knots | time
flood | 2.2 | 02:38 AM
slack | 0 | 05:41 AM
ebb | -1.6 | 08:18 AM
slack | 0 | 11:01 AM
flood | 2.1 | 02:20 PM
slack | 0 | 05:23 PM
ebb | -2.4 | 08:48 PM

TIDES

PORT ANGELES, WA: Tue Sep-22-2020
Water level: 1.802 ft as of 03:42 AM Today
tide | ft | time

L | -0.296 | 01:17AM
H | 5.707 | 08:16AM
L | 4.690 | 12:56PM
H | 7.073 | 06:30PM

CLALLAM BAY, WA: Tue Sep-22-2020
tide | ft | time
H | 5.719 | 06:11AM
L | 3.299 | 11:00AM
H | 7.736 | 05:10PM

NEAH BAY, WA: Tue Sep-22-2020
Water level: 5.141 ft as of 03:48 AM Today
tide | ft | time

H | 6.295 | 05:27AM
L | 2.845 | 10:40AM
H | 8.300 | 04:53PM

LA PUSH, WA: Tue Sep-22-2020
Water level: 6.604 ft as of 03:48 AM Today
tide | ft | time

H | 7.173 | 05:00AM
L | 2.297 | 10:31AM
H | 8.831 | 04:41PM
L | -0.356 | 11:38PM

WESTPORT, WA: Tue Sep-22-2020
Water level: 6.604 ft as of 03:48 AM Today
tide | ft | time

H | 7.728 | 05:22AM
L | 2.279 | 10:46AM
H | 9.329 | 05:09PM
L | -0.214 | 11:44PM

Goverment issued surf forecast:

Regional NOAA Forecast

FZUS56 KSEW 220942
CWFSEW

Coastal Waters Forecast for Washington
National Weather Service Seattle WA
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

Inland waters of western Washington and the northern and central
Washington coastal waters including the Olympic Coast National
Marine Sanctuary

PZZ100-221845-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASHINGTON COASTAL AND
INLAND WATERS...Weak high pressure over the waters today. Strong
cold front moving through Wednesday. Weaker systems moving across
the area Thursday through Saturday.



PZZ150-153-156-170-173-176-221845-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater Out 10 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Cape Flattery To James Island 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From James Island To Point Grenville 10 To 60 Nm-
Coastal Waters From Point Grenville To Cape Shoalwater 10 To
60 Nm-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft at 10 seconds. A
slight chance of rain in the morning then a chance of rain in the
afternoon. 

TONIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 6 to 9 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds. A chance of rain in the evening then rain after
midnight. 

WED
S wind 25 to 35 kt. Combined seas 12 to 15 ft with a
dominant period of 9 seconds subsiding to 9 to 12 ft with a
dominant period of 10 seconds in the afternoon. Rain in the
morning then showers and a slight chance of tstms in the
afternoon. 

WED NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
13 ft at 14 seconds building to 15 ft at 14 seconds after
midnight. 

THU
SW wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 18 ft
at 14 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt becoming W 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 16 ft at 14 seconds. 

FRI
SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to
3 ft. W swell 15 ft subsiding to 12 ft. 

SAT
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 9 ft
building to 12 ft.  



PZZ130-221845-
West Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...

TODAY
Light wind becoming E 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves less than 1 ft becoming 1 to 3 ft in the afternoon. W swell
5 ft at 10 seconds. A chance of rain in the afternoon. 

TONIGHT
SE wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 25 to 35 kt after
midnight. Combined seas 4 to 5 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds building to 6 to 8 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds after midnight. A chance of rain in the evening then
rain after midnight. 

WED
SE wind 25 to 35 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Combined seas 7 to 10 ft with a dominant period of
10 seconds. Rain in the morning then showers and a slight chance
of tstms in the afternoon. 

WED NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 14 seconds in the
evening. 

THU
SW wind 10 to 20 kt becoming 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 12 ft at 14 seconds. 

THU NIGHT
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
13 ft at 14 seconds. 

FRI
SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 13 ft
subsiding to 10 ft. 

SAT
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 ft
building to 9 ft.  



PZZ131-221845-
Central U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
W wind to 10 kt becoming E in the afternoon. Wind waves
1 ft or less. A slight chance of rain. 

TONIGHT
Light wind becoming E 20 to 30 kt after midnight. Wind
waves less than 1 ft becoming 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A slight
chance of rain in the evening then rain after midnight. 

WED
E wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

THU
Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

THU NIGHT
Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.

FRI
Variable wind to 10 kt becoming W 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2
ft or less.

SAT
W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.



PZZ132-221845-
East Entrance U.S. Waters Strait Of Juan De Fuca-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SW wind to 10 kt becoming SE in the afternoon. Wind
waves 1 ft or less. A slight chance of rain. 

TONIGHT
Light wind becoming SE 20 to 30 kt after midnight.
Wind waves less than 1 ft becoming 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A
chance of rain after midnight. 

WED
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
SE wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft subsiding to 2 ft or less after
midnight. 

THU
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.

THU NIGHT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

FRI
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

SAT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.  



PZZ134-221845-
Admiralty Inlet-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SE wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A chance of
rain. 

TONIGHT
Light wind becoming SE 15 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves less than 1 ft becoming 2 to 4 ft after midnight. A
slight chance of rain in the evening then a chance of rain after
midnight. 

WED
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. A chance of
rain in the morning then rain in the afternoon. 

WED NIGHT
S wind 20 to 30 kt easing to 15 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. 

THU
S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

THU NIGHT
S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. 

FRI
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. 

SAT
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less.  



PZZ133-221845-
Northern Inland Waters Including The San Juan Islands-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming to 10 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. A chance of rain. 

TONIGHT
SE wind to 10 kt rising to 20 to 30 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 1 ft or less building to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. A
slight chance of rain in the evening then rain likely after
midnight. 

WED
SE wind 25 to 35 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

THU
S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

THU NIGHT
S wind 5 to 15 kt becoming 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. 

FRI
S wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. 

SAT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.  



PZZ135-221845-
Puget Sound and Hood Canal-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

TODAY
Variable wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less. A
chance of rain in the morning. A slight chance of rain in the
afternoon.

TONIGHT
SW wind to 10 kt becoming S after midnight. Wind waves
1 ft or less. A slight chance of rain in the evening then a
chance of rain after midnight.

WED
S wind 10 to 20 kt rising to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. Rain.

WED NIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

THU
S wind 15 to 25 kt easing to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. 

THU NIGHT
S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. 

FRI
S wind 10 to 20 kt easing to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft
subsiding to 1 ft or less. 

SAT
S wind to 10 kt. Wind waves 1 ft or less.  



PZZ110-221845-
Grays Harbor Bar-
242 AM PDT Tue Sep 22 2020

Combined seas 2 to 4 ft building to 4 to 6 ft tonight. Bar
conditions light. Maximum ebb currents will occur around 900 AM
and 930 PM today. The evening ebb will be strong.





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