Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

PZZ300-091700-
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A FRONT WILL
PASS THROUGH THE WATERS TODAY...PRODUCING INCREASED WINDS AND
STEEP TO VERY STEEP SEAS THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH BRIEFLY SATURDAY MORNING...THEN INCREASE AGAIN BY
AFTERNOON AND PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY...WITH SEAS REMAINING STEEP
INTO MONDAY. RELATIVELY CLAM CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED EARLY NEXT
WEEK...WITH ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM POSSIBLE BY MID TO LATE WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-091700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL S 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 TO
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE
SUNRISE...THEN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS... BUILDING TO W 8 TO 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
9 TO 10 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO W 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ356-091700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT... RISING TO
20 TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... S WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL S 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS
AND SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE SUNRISE...THEN
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT... EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT...EASING TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 7 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
10 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT.
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO
10 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ370-091700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL S 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...BECOMING NW 3 TO 4 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND SW 5 TO
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE SUNRISE...THEN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 TO 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 TO 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 11 TO 12 FT AT
12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W
11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 TO
11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...
THEN...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ376-091700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
316 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL S 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS
AND NW 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 3 TO 4 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE SUNRISE...
THEN SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXED SWELL W 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO W 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO
11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 FT...BECOMING NW 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO N 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT
IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 TO
4 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.

$$



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