Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

PZZ300-271600-
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...OFFSHORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND A THERMAL TROUGH NEAR THE COAST IS BRINGING STRONG
NORTH WINDS AND STEEP WIND DOMINATED SEAS TO THE AREA...ESPECIALLY
SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. THIS PATTERN WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...BUT THE TROUGH WILL WEAKEN THROUGH
SUNDAY THEN REDEVELOP NEXT WEEK. THE WINDS AND SEAS WILL ABATE AS
THE TROUGH WEAKENS...THEN MAY INCREASE AGAIN NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-271600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 1 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND
SW 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 1 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-271600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING
TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO NW 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WITHIN
5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO
20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 TO
20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT
17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 15 TO
20 KT...VEERING TO N 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED
SWELL NW 1 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING TO
6 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ370-271600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 2 TO
3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND
SW 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 1 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT.
MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT
AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-271600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
225 AM PDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO NW 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND SW 1 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW
1 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND SW 1 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 30 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AND
SW 1 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 1 TO 2 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.

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