Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

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

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216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL RESULT IN GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS AND
STEEP SEAS...STRONGEST SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. THIS PATTERN WILL
WEAKEN SLIGHTLY ON SATURDAY AS A WEAK FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.
THE THERMAL TROUGH RETURN EARLY NEXT WEEK AND IS EXPECTED TO
STRENGTHEN TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W LATE IN THE EVENING,
THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT...VEERING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 4 TO
5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING,
THEN...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL W 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING, THEN... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING,
THEN...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
MORNING...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE TONIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT,
THEN...BACKING TO NW EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, NW WIND
5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 4 FT AND
SW 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM
PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN...
VEERING TO W EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SUN...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 3 FT...BUILDING TO
NW 5 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
7 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE EVENING, THEN...VEERING
TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 3 FT
AND SW 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
216 PM PDT FRI APR 28 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM PDT SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION, N
WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE MORNING, THEN...
RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT.
SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W
5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION, NW WIND 15 TO
20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT
IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 3 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 3 TO 5 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION, N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, SW WIND 5 KT... BACKING TO S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION, NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. NW SWELL 3 TO 4 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING, THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W
4 TO 5 FT.

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