Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

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

PZZ300-282300-
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
NORTHERLY WIND WAVE DOMINATED SEAS WILL BUILD TO A PEAK THIS
EVENING AS LOW PRESSURE ALONG THE COAST MOVES SOUTH AND HIGH
PRESSURE OFFSHORE BUILDS TOWARD THE WATERS. WINDS WILL BE
STRONGEST IN THE OUTER WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. THE OFFSHORE
HIGH AND COASTAL LOW WILL PERSIST WITH SLIGHTLY WEAKER NORTHERLY
WINDS ON SUNDAY. ANOTHER LOW MOVING SOUTH WILL LIKELY BRING RAIN
AND AN INCREASE OF WINDS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY. A THERMAL
TROUGH PATTERN WILL FOLLOW WITH GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND STEEP
SEAS...MAINLY SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-282300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 15 KT. CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD... NE WIND 15 TO
20 KT...BACKING TO N 20 TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND W 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-282300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT... BECOMING NE
10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT
8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND W 2 FT.
.WED...NE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ370-282300-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NE WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...BECOMING NE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
4 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT
AND W 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND
S 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-282300-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
853 AM PST SAT FEB 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM
PST THIS MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT. RAIN.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO
5 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND W 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND S
3 FT.

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