Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
238 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

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

PZZ300-271600-
238 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH STRENGTHEN TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY. THIS WILL BRING SOME
MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS AND STEEP SEAS, MAINLY FROM CAPE BLANCO
SOUTHWARD TODAY. WINDS WILL PEAK THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING WITH
SEAS BECOMING STEEP AND CHOPPY OVER MOST THE AREA. WINDS WILL
DECREASE ON FRIDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES OVER THE
WEEKEND. SEAS WILL LOWER LATE IN THE WEEK BUT MAY INCREASE
SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AS THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TO THE
NORTH BRINGS INCREASING NORTHWEST SWELL.

$$

PZZ350-370-271600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
238 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE BEFORE SUNRISE. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 TO
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 TO 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 3 FT.
NW SWELL 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT.
SWELL NW 5 FT.

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PZZ376-271600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
238 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 TO 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
DRIZZLE BEFORE SUNRISE. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 2 TO
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. NW SWELL 3 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

$$

PZZ356-271600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
238 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. AREAS OF FOG BEFORE
SUNRISE...THEN PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT... BECOMING 15 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 5 KT...
BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND
S 1 TO 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED
SWELL NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 3 FT... BUILDING TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

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