Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

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218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...NORTH WINDS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING AS A THERMAL TROUGH REMAINS
ALONG THE COAST. WINDS AND SEAS WILL BE AT SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
LEVELS DOWNWIND OF CAPE BLANCO WITH A MIX OF WIND WAVES AND FRESH
SWELL THE HAZARD ELSEWHERE. THE THERMAL TROUGH WEAKENS AND MOVES
OUT OF THE WATERS FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND WINDS WILL WEAKEN
AS A RESULT.

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PZZ350-250400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 10 TO 15 KT CAPE ARAGO
SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG BEFORE DARK.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL S 1 TO
2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL S
1 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL S 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 1 TO 2 FT.

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PZZ356-250400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO E LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
7 FT. SWELL S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG BEFORE DARK.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE MORNING...THEN...
RISING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SWELL S 1 TO 2 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT... EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE LATE EVENING
AND EARLY MORNING...THEN...BACKING TO SE EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL S 1 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.FRI...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL S 1 FT. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE DAY.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 1 TO 2 FT.

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PZZ370-250400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

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

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL S 2 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG BEFORE DARK.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL S 1 TO
2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL S
1 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL S 1 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT
AND S 1 TO 2 FT.

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PZZ376-250400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
218 PM PDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL S 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG BEFORE DARK.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL S 1 TO
2 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL S 1 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...
VEERING TO SE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL S 1 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND S 1 TO 2 FT.

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