Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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

PZZ300-290400-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
CALM CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON WILL RAPIDLY DETERIORATE LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING AS LOW PRESSURE RAPIDLY DEEPENS
AS IT MOVES INSIDE OF 130 WEST LONGITUDE AND THEN MOVES NORTHEASTWARD
TOWARD THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST. SOUTH WINDS WILL REACH GALE
FORCE AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...LIKELY REACHING
STORM FORCE DOWNWIND OF CAPE BLANCO. SOUTH SEAS WILL REACH WARNING
CONDITIONS FOR MOST OF THE AREA...WITH SEAS PEAKING IN THE 14 TO
18 FOOT RANGE FROM GOLD BEACH NORTHWARD. SOUTH WINDS AND ELEVATED
SEAS WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SHOWERS
AND LIGHTER WINDS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ350-290400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT...BECOMING S 15 KT LATE
TONIGHT. CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN... VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO
20 TO 25 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 4 TO
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALES 40 KT...BECOMING S GALES 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 55 KT IN THE MORNING...THEN...EASING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 13 TO 16 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
17 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ356-290400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE LATE IN THE
EVENING...THEN...BECOMING S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO
30 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 11 TO 14 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
17 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO
15 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL W
4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING... THEN...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ370-290400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO E LATE IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO SE 10 TO
20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 4 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...S GALES 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 55 KT...EASING TO
30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 14 TO 17 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT
17 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO
8 FT.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL
NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ376-290400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
310 PM PDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PDT SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NE EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO SE LATE IN THE EVENING... BECOMING S 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 6 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO
25 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 12 TO 15 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT
AT 17 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL W 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS
AND S 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT.
.TUE...W WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT IN
THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN... BECOMING 4 FT.
SWELL NW 7 FT.

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