Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

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254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...Weak high
pressure will bring diminishing seas through this evening. A
strong front will bring strengthening south winds Saturday, with
gales and very steep seas developing by the end of Saturday
afternoon and continuing into early Sunday morning. Seas will
remain high and steep to very steep on Sunday. High and steep seas
will continue into early next week. On Tuesday night into
Wednesday, a high long period west swell is expected to build
into the waters.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds and SW
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft... building to
11 to 13 ft after midnight. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds...
building to 8 to 9 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming S 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 ft in the afternoon. NW
swell 9 to 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt...backing to SE after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 11 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers
likely.
.MON...N wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 10 ft and SW 6 to 7 ft. Slight
chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 5 kt...backing to S after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon, then...
veering to NW in the evening...veering to N after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning... becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W
8 ft...building to W 13 ft.
.WED...NE wind 5 to 10 kt...rising to 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 4 ft. Swell NW 16 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW wind 5 kt...backing to E in the late evening and
overnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at
10 seconds...subsiding to 4 ft at 9 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
NW 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and SW 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft... building to
10 to 13 ft after midnight. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds...
building to 7 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to
10 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... building to
5 ft after midnight. Mixed swell NW 9 to 10 ft and SW 6 ft.
Showers likely.
.MON...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 8 to
10 ft and SW 6 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 5 kt...veering to E after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt...veering to NW in the afternoon, then...
veering to N in the evening...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 8 ft...building to NW 12 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 16 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 15 kt...backing to SE 5 to 10 kt late
tonight. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds
and SW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Slight chance of showers.
.SAT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell NW 5 to 6 ft at
10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S gales 40 kt. Wind waves 14 to 17 ft. NW swell 7 to
8 ft at 14 seconds...building to 9 to 10 ft at 16 seconds after
midnight. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. NW
swell 10 to 12 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to NW after midnight.
Wind waves 4 to 5 ft...building to 4 to 7 ft after midnight.
Mixed swell NW 10 to 12 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers likely.
.MON...N wind 10 to 15 kt...backing to NW 5 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 10 to 11 ft and SW 6 to
7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...W wind 10 to 15 kt...backing to S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt...veering to NW. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell
W 9 ft...building to W 14 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to
5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 16 to 17 ft.

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
254 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Northern portion, SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Southern
portion, S wind 5 kt before dark...becoming variable less than
5 kt, then...becoming E 10 kt in the late evening and overnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds
and SW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 10 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...SE gales 35 kt...veering to S after midnight. Wind
waves 12 to 15 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds...building to
7 to 9 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 25 kt...becoming SW 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...Northern portion, S wind 15 kt...veering to W after
midnight. Southern portion, S wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to
7 ft. Mixed swell NW 10 to 11 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers likely.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt northern portion and N 15 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 10 ft and SW
6 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Northern portion, NW wind 5 kt... becoming S 15 kt
after midnight. Southern portion, N wind 10 kt...veering to SE
after midnight. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt...veering to NW in the afternoon and evening,
then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft. Swell W 9 ft... building to NW 13 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft...
building to 8 ft. Swell NW 16 to 17 ft.

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