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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

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252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...Strong north
winds and very steep, wind-driven seas continue today over the
waters with the worst conditions this morning south of Cape
Blanco and beyond 5 NM from shore. Winds ease a bit south of Cape
Blanco in the afternoon as the thermal trough shifts inland. Winds
and seas diminish considerably tonight through Saturday as the
thermal trough expands north. Weak south flow prevails Saturday
through Monday as low pressure approaches from the southwest.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

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

.TODAY...N wind 15 to 25 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt in the late
morning and early afternoon, then...rising to 20 to 25 kt late
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell SW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight. Swell SW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Cape Arago southward, N wind 5 to
15 kt...backing to W 5 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 8 seconds and SW 2 ft at
16 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 4 to 5 ft. Areas of fog through the night. Areas of drizzle
through the night.
.SUN...S wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog in the
morning, then patchy fog in the afternoon. Areas of drizzle in
the morning, then patchy drizzle in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 3 ft and SW 1 to 2 ft. Patchy fog. Patchy drizzle.
.MON...SW wind 10 to 15 kt...easing to 5 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 ft and SW 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 4 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft and
SW 2 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming NW 10 kt. Within 5 nm of
Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 kt late
afternoon. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell SW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 25 kt...easing to 5 kt.
Brookings southward, S wind 10 kt...backing to SE early in the
morning. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft... subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight. Swell SW 2 ft at 17 seconds. Areas of fog after
midnight. Areas of drizzle after midnight.
.SAT...SE wind 5 kt...veering to S in the late morning and
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at
8 seconds and SW 2 ft at 16 seconds. Areas of fog. Areas of
drizzle.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft. Areas of fog. Areas of drizzle.
.SUN...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW
3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning, then patchy
fog in the afternoon. Areas of drizzle in the morning, then
patchy drizzle in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 3 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog. Patchy drizzle.
.MON...S wind 10 to 15 kt...easing to 5 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 ft and SW 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 5 kt...rising to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less...becoming 5 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell SW 2 ft
at 17 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. Swell SW
2 ft at 17 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. N swell 6 ft at
8 seconds...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds in the afternoon.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SW after midnight.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. N swell 5 ft. Areas of fog after midnight.
Areas of drizzle after midnight.
.SUN...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell N 4 to
5 ft. Areas of fog in the morning, then patchy fog in the
afternoon. Areas of drizzle in the morning, then patchy drizzle
in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog. Patchy drizzle.
.MON...S wind 15 kt...veering to SW in the evening, then...
veering to NW after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 ft in the afternoon, then... becoming 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
NW 3 ft and SW 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... building to
5 to 6 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
252 AM PDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 11 to 14 ft. Swell SW 2 ft at
17 seconds.
.TONIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 20 to 25 kt. Southern
portion, N wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to NE 5 to 15 kt in the
late evening and early morning, then...veering to E 5 kt early in
the morning. Wind waves 9 to 11 ft... subsiding to 6 to 9 ft
after midnight. Swell SW 2 ft at 17 seconds.
.SAT...Northern portion, NE wind 10 to 15 kt... easing to 5 kt
early in the afternoon, then...veering to E late in the
afternoon. Southern portion, SE wind 5 kt... veering to S in the
late morning and afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to
3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. N swell 6 ft at 8 seconds...subsiding
to 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds in the afternoon. Areas of fog. Areas
of drizzle.
.SAT NIGHT...SE wind 5 kt...veering to S after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft. N swell 4 to 5 ft. Areas of fog through the night.
Areas of drizzle through the night.
.SUN...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell N
4 ft and SW 2 ft. Areas of fog in the morning, then patchy fog in
the afternoon. Areas of drizzle in the morning, then patchy
drizzle in the afternoon.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog. Patchy drizzle.
.MON...S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to SW 5 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 3 ft and SW 2 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 ft...
building to 8 ft. Mixed swell NW 2 to 3 ft and SW 2 ft.

$$




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