Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE OREGON TO POINT ST. GEORGE CALIFORNIA
AND WESTWARD 60 NM.

PZZ300-220400-
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
GALES WILL EXPAND FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ACROSS THE WATERS TONIGHT
INTO WEDNESDAY. SEAS WILL BECOME VERY STEEP AND HAZARDOUS THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AS WIND WAVES MIX WITH A LARGE WEST SWELL. WINDS AND
SEAS SHOULD LOWER SOME WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY. ANOTHER
STRONG FRONT IS EXPECTED LATE IN THE WEEK.

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PZZ370-220400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO
9 FT...BUILDING TO 12 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S GALES 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 10 TO
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 TO
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 11 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO S 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 30 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO W IN THE EVENING...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 FT.


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PZZ350-220400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 FT. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO NW 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT. SWELL NW 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 KT IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL NW 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 FT.

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PZZ376-220400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES
35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...
RISING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT.
SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.WED...NORTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 30 KT LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES
40 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 11 FT. SWELL NW 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 30 KT... EASING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...S
GALES 40 KT...BECOMING SW 30 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 8 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT... SUBSIDING TO 9 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.

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PZZ356-220400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
259 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT WEDNESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL NW
10 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO NW 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...
BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 9 FT. NW SWELL
9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... S WIND 15 TO
25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO
11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 12 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SE 5 TO
10 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO S IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. W SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO
9 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.

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