Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

PZZ300-181600-
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...WEAK LOW PRESSURE
JUST SOUTH OF THE COASTAL WATERS WILL DISSIPATE TODAY. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON SOUTH OF CAPE
BLANCO. A DEVELOPING THERMAL TROUGH WILL BRING INCREASED NORTH WINDS
WITH STEEP WIND WAVES FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. THE
THERMAL TROUGH WILL WEAKEN SATURDAY AND SEAS WILL TRANSITION BACK
TO BEING DOMINATED BY A MODERATE SWELL DURING THE WEEKEND. THE
WEAKER PRESSURE PATTERN WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ370-181600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
MIXED SWELL S 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS BEFORE SUNRISE. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.

$$

PZZ350-181600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS BEFORE SUNRISE. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL
SW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
1 TO 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO NW 4 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.

$$

PZZ376-181600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL S 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED
SWELL SW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 4 TO 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...NE WIND 5 KT... BECOMING S 15 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION... S WIND 10 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND
SW 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT.
SWELL W 4 FT.

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
255 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 4 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
BEFORE SUNRISE. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. SW SWELL 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT EXCEPT NW 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW
1 TO 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EXCEPT NW 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW
1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND
SW 2 FT.
.MON...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.

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