Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

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

PZZ300-201600-
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH NEAR THE COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BRIEFLY
BUILDS IN BEFORE WEAKENING ON SUNDAY. A WEAK FRONT DISSIPATES AS IT
APPROACHES THE WATERS MONDAY. A MUCH STRONGER AND WETTER FRONT
WILL MOVE ONSHORE WEDNESDAY.

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PZZ370-201600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM
PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. SWELL W
13 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 FT. NW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT...BECOMING SW 20 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 5 FT.
SWELL W 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 11 FT.

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PZZ376-201600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM
PDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO
15 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO
20 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN... EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
MORNING...VEERING TO NE 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
VEERING TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 13 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
7 FT. SWELL W 13 FT.

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
259 AM PDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM PDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM
PDT EARLY THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...VEERING TO SE LATE AFTERNOON.
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NE WIND 10 KT... VEERING TO S IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT
10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG.
.MON...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.TUE...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.WED...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 11 FT.

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