Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

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

PZZ300-191000-
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
MOSTLY LIGHT WINDS AND LOW SEAS ARE EXPECTED OVERNIGHT INTO
FRIDAY. A DEVELOPING THERMAL TROUGH WILL BRING INCREASING NORTH
WINDS WITH STEEP TO VERY STEEP WIND WAVES FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
MORNING. THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL WEAKEN SATURDAY AND SEAS WILL
TRANSITION BACK TO BEING DOMINATED BY A MODERATE SWELL DURING THE
WEEKEND. THE WEAKER PRESSURE PATTERN WILL PERSIST INTO EARLY NEXT
WEEK. THEN A WEAK FRONT ARRIVES TUESDAY FOLLOWED BY A STRONGER
FRONT ON WEDNESDAY. THESE FRONTS MAY BRING PERIODS OF GUSTY SOUTH
WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS FROM WESTERLY SWELL BY MID WEEK.

$$

PZZ370-191000-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 3 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ350-191000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
3 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL SW 2 FT
AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL
NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING... THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN
2 FT...BECOMING 4 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-191000-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL SW
2 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 2 TO 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 FT. SW SWELL 2 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...
EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT... BECOMING
2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-191000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
845 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL SW
4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND NW 3 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL SW 3 FT AT 14 SECONDS AND NW 1 TO 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 7 FT. SW SWELL 2 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL
NW 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT.
MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG.
.MON...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS
THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING LESS
THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.TUE...S WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...
BECOMING 4 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

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