Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

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242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
THE HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND THE THERMAL TROUGH ALONG THE COAST
WILL WEAKEN TODAY. A FRONT WILL APPROACH THE WATERS TONIGHT AND
MOVE ACROSS THE WATERS ON SUNDAY BRINGING LIGHT SOUTH
WINDS...WITH MODERATE WEST SWELL BUILDING LATE SUNDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. ANOTHER FRONT IS EXPECTED ON MONDAY WITH INCREASED SOUTH
WINDS. THEN LATE IN THE WEEK A STRONGER FRONT MAY BRING GALES AND
VERY STEEP SEAS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT... BECOMING S 5 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. RAIN.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO
9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ356-311700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT... THEN...
VEERING TO S EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL
W 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND SE 5 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 9 FT.
RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 FT.
.WED...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

.TODAY...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO S. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
242 AM PST SAT JAN 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM
PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...
W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN
LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 7 TO
9 FT. RAIN.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO
8 FT.
.WED...E WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO S 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS...BECOMING 7 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.

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