Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

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

PZZ300-081100-
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...WINDS WILL
BECOME SOUTH TONIGHT AND INCREASE TO GALES THURSDAY MORNING AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE AREA. GALES CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND THEN DIMINISH THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS
REMAIN STRONG BUT JUST BELOW GALES AS ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE MOVES
BY TO THE NORTH FRIDAY. SEAS WILL ALSO INCREASE TONIGHT AND REMAIN
VERY STEEP OVER MUCH OF THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY. A HIGH AND VERY
STEEP SWELL ARRIVES FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUES INTO SATURDAY.
CALMER WEATHER IS EXPECTED SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

$$

PZZ350-081100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO SW 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CAPE ARAGO
SOUTHWARD...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW GALES 40 KT IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT...
BUILDING TO W 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 14 TO 17 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 15 TO 18 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT... SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT...THEN...BECOMING E 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
6 FT.

$$

PZZ356-081100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING SE 30 KT LATE TONIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...E WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SE
10 TO 20 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 5 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 30 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND
20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SW 10 TO
20 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SW 15 TO 20 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT...
BUILDING TO W 10 TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 10 TO 13 FT...BUILDING TO 13 TO 15 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 20 KT...BECOMING W 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO
5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 14 TO 17 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING E 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 FT.

$$

PZZ370-081100-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT...
BUILDING TO W 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 17 TO
18 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W
SWELL 18 TO 19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 15 TO 16 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-081100-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 PM PST WED DEC 7 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...E WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO SE
20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION... SE WIND 15 TO
25 KT...BECOMING S GALES 35 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS LATE IN THE
EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...EASING TO
20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 4 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND NW 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT...
BUILDING TO W 11 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 13 TO 15 FT...BUILDING TO
16 TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 17 TO 18 FT... SUBSIDING TO 14 TO
15 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 11 FT... SHIFTING TO THE NW 8 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...RISING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 5 FT.

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