Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
1015 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

PZZ300-211100-
1015 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
HEAVY WEST SWELL AND WIND WAVES WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSITION TO
PREDOMINANTLY SWELL WHILE GRADUALLY SUBSIDING TONIGHT. MODERATE
WEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.
WINDS WILL ALSO GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AND
THEN REMAIN RELATIVELY LIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT
MAY BRING MODERATE NORTH WINDS AND WIND WAVES TO THE WATERS
CHRISTMAS EVE INTO CHRISTMAS DAY.

$$

PZZ350-211100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
1016 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. SWELL W
14 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 13 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. CAPE ARAGO
SOUTHWARD...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT... VEERING TO W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...S WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ356-211100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
1016 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
14 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SW 5 TO 15 KT BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 12 TO 13 FT AT
14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
11 TO 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...W WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO N. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ370-211100-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1016 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W
15 TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 14 TO 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 12 TO 14 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 11 TO
12 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 10 TO
11 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO N. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W
SWELL 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ376-211100-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1016 PM PST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST
SUNDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W
14 TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 13 TO 14 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND W 10 TO
15 KT SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 TO 13 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 12 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
.WED...SW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING NW 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 FT...BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

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