Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

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

PZZ300-261100-
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES.
SHOWERS WILL THEN BEGIN SUNDAY MORNING AS SOUTHWEST WINDS AND
SHORT PERIOD SEAS BUILD. WINDS SHIFT TO WEST AND NORTHWEST BEHIND
THE FRONT SUNDAY AFTERNOON. COLD LOW PRESSURE ASSOCIATED WITH THE
FRONT WILL BRING A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SHOWERS CONTINUE ON NORTHWEST FLOW THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT AS SEAS REMAIN STEEP. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO
BUILD IN TUESDAY.

$$

PZZ356-261100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 10 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT LATE IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO W 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 FT...
BUILDING TO NW 9 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 7 FT.

$$

PZZ350-261100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN
IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD, NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 6 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 FT...BUILDING TO NW
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE...W WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING, THEN...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
7 FT.

$$

PZZ376-261100-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO W 10 TO 15 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND W 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO W 4 TO 5 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND NW 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION, W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION, W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 5 TO 10 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
6 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 7 FT.

$$

PZZ370-261100-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
817 PM PST SAT FEB 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM PST SUNDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO
10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO
8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
6 FT.
.WED...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT.

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