Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

PZZ300-010500-
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
LIGHT NORTH WINDS WILL PREVAIL THIS AFTERNOON, EXCEPT ALONG AND
NEAR THE IMMEDIATE COAST WHERE THEY WILL BE MORE VARIABLE AND
GENERALLY ONSHORE. LIGHT WINDS WILL BECOME SOUTHERLY AROUND
SUNRISE ON SUNDAY AS A WEAK FRONTAL SYSTEM PUSHES IN FROM THE WEST
WITH PERIODS OF RAIN. SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MODERATE WEST
SWELL WILL BUILD AS A SOMEWHAT STRONGER FRONTAL SYSTEM ARRIVES.
UNSETTLED CONDITIONS MIDWEEK WILL BUILD TO A STRONG STORM SYSTEM
WITH GALES...AND EVEN STORM FORCE WINDS...POSSIBLE ON OR ABOUT
FRIDAY.

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PZZ350-010500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 FT.
.THU...SE WIND 15 KT...BECOMING S 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
EASING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL SW
10 FT...BUILDING TO SW 15 FT.

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PZZ356-010500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 TO 6 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SE 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING SE 20 KT IN THE EVENING... RISING TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL SW 10 FT...BUILDING TO SW
13 FT.

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PZZ370-010500-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 KT LATE TONIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT BEFORE DARK...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...W WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN...EASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...RISING TO GALES 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT. SWELL SW 12 FT...BUILDING TO SW 16 FT.

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PZZ376-010500-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
215 PM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 KT LATE TONIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT BEFORE DARK...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT. RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
5 FT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN...EASING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...RISING TO GALES 40 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. WIND WAVES 10 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT. SWELL SW 12 FT...BUILDING TO SW 15 FT.

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