Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

PZZ300-211700-
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...VERY HIGH AND
VERY STEEP SEAS WILL PERSIST OVER THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
LONG PERIOD WEST SWELL WILL PEAK LATER TODAY WITH COMBINED SEAS
25 TO 28 FEET. ANOTHER STRONG STORM WILL MOVE NORTH ALONG 130 WEST
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY BRINGING STORM AND GALE FORCE WINDS.
WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH INTO MONDAY. THE HIGH SEAS WILL
SUBSIDE TUESDAY. WINDS AND SEAS WILL THEN REMAIN RELATIVELY LIGHT
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK...EXCEPT FOR SOME MODERATE WESTERLY
SWELL WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

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PZZ350-211700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO SW 15 TO 25 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 24 TO
26 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BACKING TO SE LATE IN THE
EVENING, THEN...RISING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT... BECOMING S
GALES 35 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD, S GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 10 TO 13 FT.
SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALES 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 50 KT...
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 12 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 17 FT. SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING, THEN...
VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 8 FT...BUILDING TO W 16 FT.

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PZZ356-211700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE MORNING, THEN...
BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON... BACKING TO S 15 TO
25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT
17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 24 TO 26 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT,
THEN...BECOMING S GALES 40 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, SE WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO S EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION, S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 30 KT. OCCASIONAL
GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 12 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 30 KT...EASING
TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 17 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...NORTHERN PORTION, S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING
TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. W SWELL 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING, THEN...
VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
VEERING TO S IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT...BUILDING TO W 16 FT.

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PZZ370-211700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 21 FT
AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 24 TO 26 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 45 KT. WIND WAVES 10 TO
13 FT. W SWELL 20 FT AT 16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S GALES 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 50 KT. WIND WAVES
11 TO 12 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 17 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SE 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 8 FT...BUILDING TO W 16 FT.

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PZZ376-211700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
245 AM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BACKING TO S LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 21 FT AT 17 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 24 TO
26 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TONIGHT...S GALES 35 KT...BECOMING SE GALES 45 KT WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 65 KT LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN...VEERING TO
S WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 65 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...VEERING TO SW
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 12 TO 15 FT. W SWELL 20 FT AT
16 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...
BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 17 FT. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.MON...S WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.
SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 17 FT... SUBSIDING TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 FT...
SUBSIDING TO W 7 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT...BUILDING TO W 16 FT.

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