Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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

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204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
MIXED SOUTHWEST AND NORTHWEST LONG PERIOD SWELLS WILL REMAIN
DOMINANT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING RAIN
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY WITH MODERATE SOUTHERLY 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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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014


.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE 5 KT LATE TONIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT
19 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING
LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL S 5 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 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 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 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014


.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN...BACKING TO NE LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL NW
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO
THE SW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 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 W 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS
AND SW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. 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. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014


.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE
5 KT LATE TONIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 KT UNTIL EARLY
MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE MORNING...THEN...RISING
TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...
BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS
AND SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 19 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 4 TO 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL SW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
NW 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL S 5 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 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO SE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
8 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 N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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PZZ356-170400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
204 PM PDT TUE SEP 16 2014


.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO N LATE
TONIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...SE WIND 5 KT EARLY IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN...BECOMING N
5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...BACKING TO NW. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 19 SECONDS.
.WED...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 4 FT AT
19 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL
SW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.THU...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 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. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 10 TO
15 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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