Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
207 PM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

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207 PM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A low is moving
southward along the coast, causing increasing north winds over
the waters in its wake... Seas will remain steep through this
evening and diminish slightly into Friday. High pressure will
build over the region Friday resulting in lighter winds and calmer
sea conditions that will last into Saturday. A front will move
onshore Sunday, and it will bring high and steep northwest swell
with it. Even heavier swell will move in Monday.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
207 PM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt...becoming NE 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft in the evening... becoming 2 ft or
less. NW swell 9 to 12 ft at 10 seconds...subsiding to 8 to 9 ft
at 9 seconds and W 5 ft at 17 seconds after midnight. Chance of
showers in the evening.
.FRI...E wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SW 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at
9 seconds...subsiding to 4 ft at 8 seconds in the afternoon.
Slight chance of snow in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft after midnight. NW swell 4 ft at 8 seconds...
becoming 3 to 6 ft at 8 seconds after midnight. Chance of rain.
.SAT...W wind 10 to 20 kt...veering to NW 10 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 to 8 ft. Chance of
rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt...backing to SW after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft after midnight. NW swell 9 to
12 ft. Chance of showers through the night.
.SUN...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 9 to 11 ft. Rain likely.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 8 to 10 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW wind 15 kt...veering to N in the afternoon, then...
backing to NW in the evening...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 4 ft in the morning... becoming 2 ft or less, then...
becoming 3 ft in the evening... becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell
13 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 10 kt...backing to W in the evening, then...
backing to SW after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
12 ft...subsiding to 10 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
207 PM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt late
tonight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after
midnight. NW swell 11 to 14 ft at 10 seconds... becoming N 9 to
10 ft at 9 seconds and W 5 ft at 17 seconds after midnight.
Chance of showers in the evening.
.FRI...Northern portion, NE wind 5 to 10 kt... backing to SW late
in the afternoon. Southern portion, N wind 10 to 20 kt...easing
to 5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then...backing to NW late
in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at
9 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 4 ft at
8 seconds...building to 5 to 6 ft at 8 seconds after midnight.
Chance of rain.
.SAT...NW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. Chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt...backing to W after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.SUN...SW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 10 to
11 ft. Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell
8 to 9 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW wind 25 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to
5 ft. NW swell 14 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt...backing to W after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 13 ft...subsiding to
10 ft.

$$

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
207 PM PST Thu Feb 22 2018

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 5 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
11 to 13 ft at 10 seconds...subsiding to 8 ft at 9 seconds and W
5 to 6 ft at 17 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
.FRI...NE wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to S in the morning, then...
veering to SW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at
9 seconds...subsiding to 4 ft at 8 seconds in the afternoon.
Chance of snow in the afternoon.
.FRI NIGHT...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
4 to 6 ft at 8 seconds...building to 6 to 7 ft at 8 seconds after
midnight. Chance of rain.
.SAT...W wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft...building to 8 to 10 ft in the afternoon. Chance of rain.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 15 kt...backing to SW after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 11 to 13 ft. Slight chance of showers
through the night.
.SUN...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 11 ft.
Chance of rain.
.SUN NIGHT...W wind 25 kt...becoming NW 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 9 to 11 ft. Rain.
.MON...NW wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to N 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 6 ft...subsiding to 4 ft. NW swell 15 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt...backing to W. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 13 ft...subsiding to 10 ft.

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