Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

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

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258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...SOUTH WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO GALE FORCE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE OVER
NIGHT. THIS WILL ALSO LEAD TO VERY CHOPPY WIND GENERATED
SEAS...MOSTLY NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO. WINDS WILL TURN MORE WESTERLY
AND DECREASE LATE TONIGHT...DROPPING BELOW SMALL CRAFT LEVEL BY LATE
THURSDAY MORNING. ANOTHER FRONT WILL BRING STRONG WINDS AND STEEP
SEAS TO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND AS WELL.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 10 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO
2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 5 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 10 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT
AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO S 20 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT... BUILDING TO 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W
5 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND S 2 TO 3 FT AT 20 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 7 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT... BUILDING TO 2 TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 7 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
258 PM PDT WED APR 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S
WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
0 TO 1 FT...BUILDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY
THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL
W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W
9 TO 10 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.MON...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 FT.

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