Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

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

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845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING RAIN TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY WITH SOUTH
WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS. A DEVELOPING THERMAL TROUGH WILL LEAD TO
INCREASED NORTH WINDS WITH STEEP WIND WAVES FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
NIGHT. SEAS WILL TRANSITION BACK TO BEING DOMINATED BY A MODERATE
SWELL DURING THE WEEKEND.

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PZZ370-172200-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014


.TODAY...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 5 TO 15 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL S 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. 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 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL SW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS
AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. NW SWELL 4 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
EASING TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014


.TODAY...N WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT...THEN...BECOMING SW 5 KT LATE AFTERNOON. CAPE ARAGO
SOUTHWARD...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SE IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING LESS
THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED
SWELL SW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL SW 2 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING
LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014


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

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
845 AM PDT WED SEP 17 2014


.TODAY...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT... BECOMING
2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN
2 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE SW 5 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.THU...SE WIND 5 KT UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON... BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING 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...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL SW 2 TO 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW
2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING... BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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