Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

PZZ300-032300-
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...HIGH PRESSURE
OFFSHORE AND THERMAL LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE COAST WILL KEEP NORTH
WINDS AND STEEP SEAS GOING THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WINDS AND SEAS WILL
BE HIGHEST DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS...AND IN THE OUTER
WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. WINDS WILL WEAKEN WEDNESDAY NIGHT
INTO THURSDAY AS THE HIGH BUILDS EASTWARD...THEN REVERSE TO
SOUTHERLY BY THURSDAY NIGHT. THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL REDEVELOP
THIS WEEKEND WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE NORTHERLIES RETURNING.

$$

PZZ350-032300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BECOMING W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. CAPE
ARAGO SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S
3 FT.
.THU...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ356-032300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT EXCEPT N 10 TO 20 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N
WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BECOMING W 2 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT
AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 KT... VEERING TO NE
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO
10 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S
3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON... THEN...
VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ370-032300-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BECOMING W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-032300-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
849 AM PST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BECOMING W 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 18 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AND S 3 FT. PATCHY
FOG.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT
AND S 3 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE EVENING.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

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