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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

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202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A thermal
trough will remain near the coast along with offshore high
pressure. Gusty north winds and steep seas will continue with
gales south of Cape Blanco through Tuesday. The thermal trough
will weaken Wednesday. Winds will diminish slightly, but seas
will remain elevated as fresh swell remains in the area. Hazardous
seas and small craft conditions will likely remain in the area
through at least Wednesday.

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

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

.TODAY...N wind 15 to 25 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt in the
morning, then...rising to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 7 to 9 ft...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft. SW swell 1 ft at
15 seconds...shifting to the NW 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy
fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. N swell 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds...
building to NW 4 to 5 ft at 8 seconds after midnight. Patchy fog
after midnight. Patchy drizzle after midnight.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. NW swell 3 to
5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW
5 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
.WED...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 5 ft...
shifting to the W 3 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the
morning. Slight chance of showers through the day.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell
5 ft...subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.
.THU...N wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 1 ft.
.FRI...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 ft... subsiding to 3 ft
after midnight. NW swell 2 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the
morning, then...backing to NW 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 5 to 10 kt...backing
to NW 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. SW swell
1 ft at 15 seconds... shifting to the NW 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt. Within 5 nm of
Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt... becoming variable
less than 5 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. N swell 2 to 3 ft at
8 seconds...shifting to the NW 4 ft at 8 seconds after midnight.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.TUE...N wind 10 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Within 5 nm
of Brookings southward, wind variable less than 5 kt...becoming W
5 kt early in the afternoon, then...becoming variable less than
5 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. NW swell 2 to
5 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Slight chance of
TSTMs in the afternoon.
.TUE NIGHT...NW wind 10 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward,
NW wind 5 kt...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft.
Swell NW 5 ft. Slight chance of TSTMs through the night. Patchy
fog after midnight.
.WED...N wind 15 to 20 kt northern portion and NW 5 to 15 kt
Brookings southward. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 ft...
becoming SW 2 to 3 ft in the afternoon. Patchy fog in the
morning.
.WED NIGHT...NW wind 10 to 20 kt except NW 5 to 10 kt within 5 nm
of Brookings southward. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft...becoming W 2 ft after midnight.
.THU...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... building to
6 ft. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 1 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft... subsiding to 4 ft
after midnight. W swell 2 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt in the late morning
and afternoon. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. SW swell 1 ft at
15 seconds...building to NW 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. N swell 3 to
4 ft at 8 seconds...shifting to the NW 5 ft at 8 seconds after
midnight.
.TUE...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft at 8 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 ft...
shifting to the W 4 to 5 ft in the afternoon. Slight chance of
showers.
.WED NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft...becoming W 2 ft after midnight.
.THU...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... building to
5 ft. Mixed swell W 2 ft and S 1 ft.
.FRI...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft... subsiding to 4 ft
after midnight. NW swell 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
202 AM PDT Mon Jul 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 11 to 14 ft. SW swell 1 ft at 15 seconds...
shifting to the NW 2 to 3 ft at 8 seconds.
.TONIGHT...N wind 25 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft. N swell 2 to 3 ft at
8 seconds...shifting to the NW 4 ft at 8 seconds after midnight.
.TUE...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft... subsiding to 7 to
10 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 2 to 5 ft at 8 seconds.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 30 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 ft...
shifting to the W 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon.
.WED NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 15 to 20 kt. Southern
portion, NW wind 30 kt...becoming N after midnight. Wind waves
4 to 7 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft... becoming W 1 to 2 ft after
midnight.
.THU...N wind 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. Swell W 3 ft.
.FRI...N wind 25 kt...easing to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves
8 ft...subsiding to 5 ft after midnight. W swell 2 ft.

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