Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

PZZ300-020500-
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...AREAS OF
MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH WEDNESDAY AND WILL
BE STRONGEST DURING THE AFTERNOONS AND EVENINGS AND IN THE OUTER
WATERS AND SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. A THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE COAST
AND HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE TODAY WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A LOW WITH
LIGHT RAIN LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. THE PATTERN OF A
THERMAL TROUGH AT THE COAST AND HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE WILL
DEVELOP AGAIN TUESDAY THEN WINDS WEAKEN LATE IN THE WEEK AS THE
HIGH BUILDS EASTWARD.

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PZZ350-020500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT... SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AND S
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-020500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... NW WIND 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 5 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW
4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NE 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... N WIND 10 KT...
VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AND S 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.THU...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT...THEN...BECOMING W 5 KT IN THE EVENING... VEERING TO N.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ370-020500-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AND S 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 TO 3 FT AND S 3 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-020500-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
215 PM PST SUN MAR 1 2015

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

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE TONIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AND S 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AND S 2 TO 3 FT.
.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.
.THU...N WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT
AND S 3 FT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AND S 3 FT.

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