Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

PZZ300-272200-
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN THIS MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT AGAIN
TODAY. WINDS WILL RISE TO GALE FORCE SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO THIS
EVENING WITH SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS ELSEWHERE. THE THERMAL TROUGH
WILL WEAKEN AND MOVE INLAND WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. WINDS AND SEAS
WILL DIMINISH AT THAT TIME. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE FRIDAY
FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER ONE SATURDAY NIGHT.

$$

PZZ350-272200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 2 FT.

$$

PZZ356-272200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT. WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 TO
15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL
W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N
WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 1 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...
N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW
SWELL 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING S 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND S 2 FT.

$$

PZZ370-272200-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

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

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW
1 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 TO
5 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-272200-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 27 2016

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 12 FT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND
SW 1 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

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