Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

PZZ300-031600-
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK FRONT
WILL DISSIPATE OFFSHORE TUESDAY NIGHT. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL
DEVELOP NEAR THE COAST WEDNESDAY AND WILL PERSIST INTO THE
WEEKEND. THIS WILL BRING AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF MODERATE TO STRONG
NORTH WINDS. WIDESPREAD SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP WITH
PERIODS OF HAZARDOUS SEAS OR GALES POSSIBLE...MAINLY IN THE
AFTERNOONS SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO.

$$

PZZ350-031600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE MORNING... THEN...
RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO
7 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT.

$$

PZZ356-031600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE
MORNING...THEN...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT NW 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO N
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT EXCEPT N 15 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND SW 1 TO
2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING
TO 8 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO
7 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ370-031600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND S 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT
AND SW 1 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT.
SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-031600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
250 AM PDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 4 TO
5 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND S 2 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT
AND SW 1 TO 2 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 10 TO 11 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. SWELL W
4 TO 5 FT.

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