Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

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

PZZ300-261000-
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH WILL KEEP MODERATE NORTH WINDS AND WIND DRIVEN SEAS GOING
OVER MOST OF THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL
WEAKEN WITH WINDS AND SEAS DIMINISHING BRIEFLY MONDAY INTO
TUESDAY MORNING...THEN REDEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON INTO WEDNESDAY.
STRONG NORTH WINDS WILL RETURN...POSSIBLY REACHING GALE FORCE BY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD. WINDS WILL WEAKEN AGAIN
WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY AS ANOTHER WEAK FRONT APPROACHES THE
COAST. THIS FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ350-261000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO NW 3 FT AND S 2 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ356-261000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MON...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 10 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
3 FT.
.FRI...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ370-261000-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
DRIZZLE.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
4 TO 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE IN
THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 2 TO
3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ376-261000-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
841 PM PDT SUN SEP 25 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT MONDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO
25 KT SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.TUE...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT. WIND
WAVES 9 TO 11 FT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT... EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT...
EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NW 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

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