Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

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

PZZ300-260400-
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
STRENGTHENING HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC AND LOW
PRESSURE INLAND WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE NORTH WINDS AND SEAS TO
INCREASE TO SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVELS TODAY. THURSDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING WARNING LEVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS
OF THE SOUTHERN WATERS AS NORTH WINDS AND SEAS PEAK. THIS PRESSURE
PATTERN WILL THEN GENERALLY REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE HOLIDAY
WEEKEND. SINCE THERE IS CURRENTLY ONLY LOW TO MODERATE CONFIDENCE
IN SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY LEVEL CONDITIONS CONTINUING SOUTH OF CAPE
BLANCO EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH THE WEEKEND...ADVISORIES
CURRENTLY END FRIDAY EVENING.

$$

PZZ350-260400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL N
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. N SWELL 6 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL N 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 5 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND W 2 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT AND W 2 FT...BECOMING W
2 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AND SW 2 FT.

$$

PZZ356-260400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT EXCEPT N 15 TO 20 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.THU...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 10 TO
15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 30 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 20 TO
25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. N SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT...BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WITHIN
5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL N 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AND W 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT
AND W 2 FT...BECOMING W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.

$$

PZZ370-260400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL N
6 FT AT 7 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. N SWELL 6 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL N
4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND W 2 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT AND W
2 FT...BECOMING W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.

$$

PZZ376-260400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 PM PDT WED MAY 25 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT
AT 8 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 30 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL N 6 FT AT 7 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. N SWELL 6 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL N 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO
25 KT SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT
AND W 2 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT AND W 2 FT...BECOMING W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 2 FT.

$$




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