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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

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

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223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...The thermal
trough will strengthen through the weekend, producing gusty north
winds and steep seas, with gales developing Saturday afternoon
south of Cape Blanco. Very steep and hazardous seas are expected
to develop over nearly the entire area by Sunday. The thermal
trough will persist into early next week, though it will weaken
Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
SW 1 ft at 12 seconds and W 1 ft at 8 seconds...shifting to the W
2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight. Patchy drizzle after
midnight.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy drizzle in the
morning.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell SW
1 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to
3 ft after midnight. Swell W 2 ft...building to W 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft... building to 5 ft in
the evening, then...subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Swell NW
5 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 15 to 20 kt...becoming NW 30 kt. Within 5 nm of
Brookings southward, N wind 5 to 10 kt... backing to NW 15 kt
late afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell SW 1 to 2 ft at
12 seconds and W 1 ft at 8 seconds...shifting to the NW 1 to 2 ft
at 8 seconds and S 1 ft at 12 seconds in the morning, then...
shifting to the W 3 ft at 8 seconds and SW 1 ft at 12 seconds in
the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt except NW 10 to 15 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...NW wind 20 to 25 kt except NW 10 to 15 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 15 kt.
Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON...NW wind 15 to 20 kt except NW 10 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 25 kt...veering to N 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft... subsiding to
5 ft after midnight. Swell W 2 ft...building to W 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... building to
5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N wind 10 kt...rising to 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell S 2 ft at 12 seconds and W 1 ft at
8 seconds...shifting to the W 2 to 4 ft at 8 seconds and S 2 ft
at 12 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft...building to 7 to
10 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 30 kt...easing to 25 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 9 to 11 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. Swell SW
1 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft... subsiding to
4 ft. Swell W 3 ft...shifting to the NW 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
223 AM PDT Sat Jul 22 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...Northern portion, N wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 20 kt
late afternoon. Southern portion, N wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to
30 kt late afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to 3 to
6 ft in the afternoon. Swell S 2 ft at 12 seconds and W 1 ft at
8 seconds...shifting to the NW 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds and S 1 to
2 ft at 12 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.SUN NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 30 kt...easing to 25 kt
after midnight. Southern portion, N gales 40 kt... easing to
gales 35 kt after midnight. Wind waves 12 to 15 ft. Swell SW
1 ft.
.MON...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 10 to 12 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell SW 1 ft.
.TUE...N wind 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft... subsiding to 6 ft
after midnight. Swell W 3 ft...shifting to the NW 4 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft...building
to 7 to 8 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.

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