Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

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

PZZ300-252200-
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...NORTH WINDS
AND MAINLY WIND DRIVEN SEAS WILL CONTINUE OVER THE WATERS THROUGH
AT LEAST THE NEXT WEEK. WINDS WILL RAMP UP TODAY AND PEAK ON
THURSDAY. THEN, WINDS REMAIN NORTH BUT WEAKEN A BIT FRIDAY INTO
THE WEEKEND AS WEAK FRONTS MOVE BY TO THE NORTH. WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO INCREASE SUBSTANTIALLY AND MAY REACH GALE FORCE EARLY
NEXT WEEK AS A STRONG THERMAL TROUGH DEVELOPS. WINDS WILL BE
STRONGEST AND SEAS HIGHEST OVER THE SOUTHERN WATERS THROUGHOUT THE
FORECAST PERIOD.

$$

PZZ350-252200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...
THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-252200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING
TO 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO
20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 20 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW 15 TO 20 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...
BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WITHIN
5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 20 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ370-252200-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-252200-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
840 AM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL NW
6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 30 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN...
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$



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