Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

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

PZZ300-231000-
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
GALES WILL END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE WATERS LATE
THIS EVENING INTO TONIGHT. STEEP HAZARDOUS SEAS WILL PERSIST OVERNIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT DUE TO CONTINUING MODERATE SWELL. AFTER A
BRIEF LULL IN WINDS THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...ANOTHER VERY STRONG
FRONT WILL IMPACT THE COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY
WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HIGH END GALE OR EVEN STORM CONDITIONS. YET
ANOTHER FRONT IS POSSIBLE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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PZZ370-231000-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 55 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 10 TO 13 FT...
BUILDING TO 16 TO 18 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO W IN THE EVENING...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
11 FT...BECOMING NW 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 7 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

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PZZ350-231000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

.REST OF TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO
10 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO
8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.


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PZZ376-231000-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT.
SOUTHERN PORTION...SW GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE DAY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 15 FT. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN...W WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. NW SWELL 11 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 8 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT.

$$

PZZ356-231000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
1051 PM PDT WED OCT 22 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT THURSDAY...

.REST OF TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...
BACKING TO S 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S
WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES
6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 10 TO 13 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN
THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 13 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. W SWELL 11 FT...BECOMING NW
8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 KT...BECOMING S 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.

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