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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

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832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
High pressure centered offshore and a thermal trough along the
coast will support moderate to strong north winds with steep to
very steep seas through the weekend. Conditions will be at least
hazardous to small craft, but warning level winds and seas will
occur beyond 5 NM from shore from Gold Beach southward. The
thermal trough will weaken early next week, and winds and seas
will diminish then.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW 4 to
5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 3 to
4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt early in the
afternoon, then...easing to 15 to 20 kt late in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell W 3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog in
the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 3 ft.


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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 15 kt...becoming NW 30 kt late afternoon. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to
9 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of
Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft...
subsiding to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at
10 seconds. Patchy smoke in the evening.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...backing to NW 25 kt early in the
afternoon, then...easing to 20 kt late in the afternoon. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to
8 ft. Swell W 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 15 to
20 kt...veering to N 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft.
Swell W 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt except N 10 to 15 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 15 kt. Wind
waves 6 to 8 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft... subsiding to
5 ft after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less... becoming
3 ft in the evening, then...becoming 2 ft or less after midnight.
Swell NW 3 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt early in the
afternoon, then...rising to 20 to 25 kt late afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell W 3 to
4 ft at 10 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SAT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell W 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. Swell W
2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.MON...N wind 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to
7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... becoming 2 ft
or less. Swell NW 3 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
832 AM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 11 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at
10 seconds.
.SAT...Northern portion, N wind 25 kt...rising to 30 kt early in
the afternoon, then...easing to 25 kt late in the afternoon.
Southern portion, N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell W
3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 25 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 30 kt...easing to 20 kt. Wind waves 9 to 11 ft...
subsiding to 7 ft after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to
3 ft after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.

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