Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

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235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO THURSDAY. GUSTY
NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH WILL DIMINISH THIS
EVENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD FRIDAY...THEN ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH SATURDAY. HEAVY WESTERLY SWELL WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY...THEN SUBSIDE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. ANOTHER
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA MONDAY.

$$

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS... BUILDING TO W 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 16 TO 17 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT.
SWELL W 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING...BUILDING TO
3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT... BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 2 TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 15 TO
16 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
15 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN THE EVENING...BUILDING
TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 15 TO 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO
15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...NW
WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE MORNING... THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND W
3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 15 TO 16 FT
AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN
THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT.
.MON...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE EVENING... VEERING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BUILDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
235 PM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PDT THIS EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE
MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO S 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT... VEERING TO
W 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN... VEERING TO N AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N EARLY
IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...
N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO
2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS AND W 2 TO 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
W 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S
IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 5 TO
6 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 15 KT... BECOMING S 5 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD... SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...
BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT.
SWELL W 15 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO E 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT. SWELL W
11 FT.

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