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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

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253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
Unseasonably cold low pressure along the Washington coast this
morning will move southward into, and then through, the area
today through tonight. This will bring showers and a possibility
of thunderstorms this morning, through the day today, and into
tonight. Meanwhile, steep northwest swell will continue to result
in seas hazardous to small craft through tonight. Weak low
pressure moving through the area Thursday will be followed by
increasing northerlies Friday through the weekend.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to W in the late morning
and afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 9 to 10 ft at
11 seconds. Rain before sunrise, then showers and slight chance
of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt...backing to SW early in the morning.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 9 to 10 ft at 10 seconds.
Showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...S wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less... becoming
3 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Showers
likely.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 5 kt...backing to E after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 8 ft. Chance of showers.
.FRI...NE wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 7 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt...becoming 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 2 to
3 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
8 to 10 ft at 12 seconds. Rain before sunrise, then showers.
Slight chance of TSTMs in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...W wind 5 kt...backing to SE after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. Swell NW 9 ft at 11 seconds. Showers likely in the
evening. Slight chance of TSTMs through the night.
.THU...SE wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to S in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of
showers.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 5 kt...backing to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 7 to 8 ft. Chance of showers.
.FRI...N wind 5 kt...backing to NW 10 to 15 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. Swell
NW 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NW wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to N 10 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 10 kt...
veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft... building to 5 ft.
Swell NW 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 ft...
becoming W 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW 9 to
11 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of rain before sunrise, then chance
of showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt...backing to W 5 to 10 kt early in
the morning. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell NW 9 to 11 ft at 10 seconds.
Showers likely and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...W wind 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell NW 8 ft at
10 seconds. Showers likely.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to N after midnight.
Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell NW
8 to 9 ft. Slight chance of showers through the night.
.FRI...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...
becoming 2 ft or less. Swell NW 7 to 8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
.SAT...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft...
shifting to the W 2 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
253 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...W wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW 9 to
10 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of rain before sunrise, then chance
of showers. Slight chance of TSTMs in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 15 kt...veering to N 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell NW 9 to 10 ft at 10 seconds.
Showers likely in the evening. Slight chance of TSTMs through the
night.
.THU...NW wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW
7 to 8 ft at 10 seconds. Chance of showers.
.THU NIGHT...NW wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to N after midnight.
Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. Swell NW
8 to 9 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.FRI...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 7 to
8 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt northern portion and N 20 to
25 kt southern portion. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to 7 ft.
.SAT...N wind 25 kt. Wind waves 6 ft. Swell NW 6 ft.
.SUN...N wind 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...building to 8 ft. NW
swell 5 ft...becoming W 2 ft.

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