Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

PZZ300-101700-
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE IN TODAY RESULTING IN
GUSTY SOUTH WINDS...BUILDING SEAS...AND SOME LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE.
THIS COLD FRONT WILL THEN LINGER OVER THE AREA WITH PERIODS OF
SHOWERS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING BEFORE IT MOVES INLAND.
SEAS WILL BUILD FURTHER TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...LIKELY PEAKING
IN THE 14 TO 16 FOOT RANGE AT 18 SECONDS THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING. ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM IS NOW EXPECTED SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ350-101700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM
PST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
21 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 10 FT AND SW 8 FT...BUILDING TO W 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 13 TO
14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
13 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ356-101700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM
PST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE SW 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W
4 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SE 5 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
21 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 19 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 9 FT AND W 7 FT...BUILDING TO W 13 TO 14 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 13 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 12 TO 13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ370-101700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

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

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH
THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SE 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT AT 20 SECONDS AND W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
10 FT AND SW 8 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO W 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO SW 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL
W 13 TO 14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...
BECOMING 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 TO 13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ376-101700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PST WED FEB 10 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM
PST THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO 15 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL SW 5 TO 6 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF DRIZZLE EARLY IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...S
WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
8 FT AT 21 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT AND SW 8 TO 9 FT... BUILDING TO W 14 TO 15 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 13 TO
14 FT. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
13 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 11 TO
13 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT.

$$



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