Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

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

PZZ300-291600-
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON A WATERS...LONG PERIOD WEST
SWELL WILL MAKE BAR CROSSINGS HAZARDOUS TODAY. SEAS WILL REMAIN
HIGH AND STEEP THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A FRONT WILL BRING
ADVISORY STRENGTH SOUTHERLY WINDS THIS MORNING AND THIS AFTERNOON
FOR AREAS FROM GOLD BEACH NORTHWARD. STEEP SEAS WILL BECOME A MIX
OF WEST SWELL AND SHORT PERIOD SOUTHERLY WIND WAVES. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD WEST OF THE WATERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY BRINGING NORTH WINDS. A DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS THE AREA
LATE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. HIGH AND VERY LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL IS
EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND.

$$

PZZ350-291600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
8 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 9 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY AND ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL
W 6 FT...BUILDING TO W 10 FT AND SW 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS, THEN...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 13 FT.

$$

PZZ356-291600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD,
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SE 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 9 TO 11 FT AT
14 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, NW WIND 15 TO
20 KT...VEERING TO N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL
W 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
SWELL W 5 FT...BUILDING TO W 10 FT AND SW 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 13 FT.

$$

PZZ370-291600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO SW 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON, THEN...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
12 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
.SAT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...RISING
TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
6 FT...BUILDING TO W 12 FT AND SW 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 13 TO 14 FT.

$$

PZZ376-291600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
228 AM PDT WED MAR 29 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION, S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO
20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION, S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT AT
14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING. ISOLATED TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION, N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 FT. SWELL W 6 FT...BUILDING TO W 11 FT AND SW 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 13 FT.

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