Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

PZZ300-060400-
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...OFFSHORE HIGH
PRESSURE AND INLAND LOW PRESSURE WILL PRODUCE PERSISTENT GUSTY
NORTHERLY WINDS AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH FRIDAY
EVENING. ALTHOUGH WINDS AND SEAS WILL REACH A PEAK ON FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...SEAS ARE LIKELY TO REMAIN STEEP TO VERY STEEP THROUGH
THE WEEKEND. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND HIGHEST SEAS WILL OCCUR OVER
THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO.

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PZZ350-060400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 6 FT. PATCHY
FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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PZZ356-060400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NW 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS
AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 10 TO
20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS
AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT EXCEPT NW 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 15 KT...
VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE
EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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PZZ370-060400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS
AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 6 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W
5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO
3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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PZZ376-060400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT THU MAY 5 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 25 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N
GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN...
RISING TO GALES 35 KT LATE IN THE EVENING... EASING TO 30 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
14 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO
25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. SOUTHERN PORTION...N GALES 35 KT...
EASING TO 30 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES
9 TO 12 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO
9 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 6 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
6 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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