Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

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

PZZ300-231600-
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
GALES HAVE COME TO AN END...BUT CONTINUING MODERATE SWELL WILL
KEEP STEEP HAZARDOUS SEAS WITHIN THE COASTAL WATERS THROUGH TODAY.
AFTER A BRIEF LULL IN WINDS THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...ANOTHER VERY
STRONG FRONT WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT INTO
SATURDAY WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HIGH END GALE OR EVEN STORM
CONDITIONS...AND VERY HEAVY SEAS IN EXCESS OF 20 FEET. YET
ANOTHER FRONT IS POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ370-231600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH
THE DAY. ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO SE 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 12 TO 14 FT...BUILDING TO 21 TO 23 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ350-231600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE
DAY. ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT... BECOMING 2 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SE 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BUILDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 9 FT AND SW 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO NW 7 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-231600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE
DAY. ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...STORM FORCE WINDS 55 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. S GALES 35 KT IN THE MORNING. SOUTHERN PORTION...GALES
45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 13 TO 16 FT...BUILDING TO
18 TO 20 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ356-231600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
226 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE SUNRISE...THEN
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT... BUILDING TO
6 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 10 TO 11 FT...BUILDING TO 14 TO 17 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON... THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

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