Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
238 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

PZZ300-031700-
238 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...VERY LONG 19
SECOND PERIOD SWELL IS MIXING WITH SHORTER PERIOD SWELL AND WILL
BECOME DOMINANT AROUND 16 FEET AT 17 SECONDS LATE THIS MORNING.
EXPECT WAVES TO BREAK FURTHER FROM SHORE THAN NORMAL TODAY, WITH A
LARGER THAN NORMAL SURF ZONE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
SUNDAY WITH INCREASING WIND SPEEDS AND A WELL DEFINED WIND SHIFT
BEHIND THE FRONT. AFTER UNSETTLED, SHOWERY CONDITIONS EARLY IN
THE WEEK, A MUCH STRONGER AND WETTER FRONTAL SYSTEM IS EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY WITH A PERIOD OF GALES LIKELY.

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PZZ350-031700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
239 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND W
5 FT AT 19 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 13 TO 16 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE LATE EVENING AND
EARLY MORNING...THEN...RISING TO 5 TO 15 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 12 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE MORNING...THEN...
VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SWELL NW 12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
10 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 KT...BECOMING W 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. CAPE
ARAGO SOUTHWARD...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
5 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 9 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ356-031700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
239 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT
19 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 14 TO 15 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN...VEERING TO S EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 12 TO 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT... VEERING TO NW
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 5 KT...
VEERING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO
11 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
9 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
5 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO NW
3 FT.

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PZZ370-031700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
239 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND W 7 TO 9 FT AT 19 SECONDS... BUILDING TO NW 15 TO
17 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 13 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO NW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 12 TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN
THE MORNING... THEN RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
11 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 10 TO 11 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW
11 TO 12 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
RISING TO GALES 35 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING SW 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 FT... BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT.

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PZZ376-031700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
239 AM PST SAT DEC 3 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND W 5 TO 8 FT AT 19 SECONDS... BUILDING TO NW 16 TO
17 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER
MIDNIGHT...THEN...RISING TO 10 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT... BACKING TO W 5 TO 10 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 13 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT... VEERING TO N IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO
W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 11 TO
12 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
11 TO 12 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...NORTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT... BECOMING W 15 TO
20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION... N WIND 15 KT...
BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 10 TO
11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 11 TO
12 FT. SHOWERS.
.TUE...N WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 12 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT.
.WED...S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO
10 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO NW 3 FT.

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