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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

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226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
High pressure centered offshore and a thermal trough along the
coast will support moderate to strong north winds with steep to
very steep seas through the weekend. Conditions will be at least
hazardous to small craft, and warning level winds and seas will
occur beyond 5 NM from shore from Gold Beach southward. The
thermal trough will weaken early next week, and winds and seas
will diminish then.

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell W 3 to
4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell W 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt early in
the morning. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft...subsiding to 4 to 6 ft after
midnight. Swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW 2 to
3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 4 to 5 ft...subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Swell NW
3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... becoming 2 ft
or less. Swell NW 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft
in the evening, then...becoming 2 ft or less after midnight.
Swell NW 4 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt...becoming N 20 kt late tonight. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to
10 ft...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft after midnight. Swell W 3 to 4 ft
at 10 seconds. Patchy smoke before dark. Patchy smoke after
midnight.
.SAT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming NW 30 kt in the afternoon.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 7 ft...building to 6 to 9 ft in the afternoon. Swell W
3 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy smoke in the morning.
.SAT NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt...becoming N 20 to 25 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 20 kt.
Wind waves 7 to 10 ft...subsiding to 5 to 8 ft after midnight.
Swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt in the afternoon. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to
8 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt...becoming N 15 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 15 to 20 kt...easing
to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft...subsiding to 4 to
5 ft after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft... subsiding to 3 ft
after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... becoming 2 ft
or less. Swell NW 4 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt late
tonight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft. Swell W
3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. Swell W 3 ft at
9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell W
2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft... subsiding to 3 ft
after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft... becoming 2 ft or
less. Swell NW 4 ft.

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
226 PM PDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 20 to 25 kt. Southern
portion, N gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
.SAT...Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N wind
30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves
9 to 12 ft. Swell W 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft at
9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 25 kt. Southern portion, N
gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 8 to
11 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft...subsiding
to 5 to 6 ft after midnight. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt in the afternoon, then...
easing to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.

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