Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

PZZ300-281600-
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS... LIGHT WINDS
AND SEAS CONTINUE TODAY. THEN A FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BRING STRONG
SOUTH WINDS AND VERY STEEP SEAS LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. ALSO
EXPECT OCCASIONAL HEAVY RAIN AND LOW VISIBILITIES. SMALL CRAFT
WINDS AND SEAS ARE EXPECTED IN ALL ZONES TONIGHT WITH GALE AND
HAZARDOUS SEAS CONDITIONS POSSIBLE BY EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
MULTIPLE LONG PERIOD SWELLS ARE ALSO EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND WITH
POSSIBLE INCREASED SNEAKER WAVE ACTIVITY. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE
SLIGHTLY ON MONDAY, THEN MODERATE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MOVE INTO
THE WATERS.

$$

PZZ350-281600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS
BEFORE SUNRISE...THEN RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. CAPE
ARAGO SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT... BECOMING 10 KT LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S
1 TO 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD... S GALES 35 KT IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING... THEN...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ356-281600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN...VEERING TO N IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...
BACKING TO NW LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS BEFORE SUNRISE...
THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S
1 TO 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND
20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ370-281600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY BEFORE
SUNRISE...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 1 TO
2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S GALES 40 KT...EASING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 TO
5 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 FT.

$$

PZZ376-281600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
305 AM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN...VEERING TO E IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON...
BACKING TO NE LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS BEFORE SUNRISE...THEN
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO 25 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 4 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 1 TO
2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 25 KT.
SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT
AT 16 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 FT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 4 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$



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