Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

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

PZZ300-211100-
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTHWEST IS EXPECTED TO SURGE
WINDS TO GALE FORCE FOR MUCH OF THE AREA SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO
TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. THE LOW WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
COASTAL WATERS AND ONSHORE AROUND SUNRISE. SOUTHWEST TO SOUTH
SWELL WILL INCREASE TUESDAY BRINGING A CHAOTIC MIX OF SEAS THAT
WILL DECREASE AGAIN LATE TUESDAY EVENING. EXPECT MODERATE TO HEAVY
PRECIPITATION TONIGHT, DECREASING TOMORROW AFTERNOON. THERE IS A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE SOUTHERN WATERS TOMORROW
AFTERNOON. WINDS AND SEAS WILL DIMINISH SLIGHTLY, BUT IN GENERAL
AN ACTIVE PATTERN WILL PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND.

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PZZ350-211100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N 5 TO 15 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND SW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN LATE IN THE
EVENING, THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO W 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
MORNING, THEN...VEERING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 FT...BUILDING TO W 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ356-211100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST TUESDAY...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT... VEERING TO S
15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN...VEERING TO W LATE TONIGHT.
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 30 KT... BECOMING SW LATE TONIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT... BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING, THEN
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NORTHERN PORTION, SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT... EASING TO 5 KT.
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, SW WIND 30 KT... EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL
W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SE LATE IN THE EVENING,
THEN...BACKING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SW
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.WED...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT...BECOMING W 6 TO 7 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON, THEN...VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S
AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 FT...BUILDING
TO W 6 FT.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
BECOMING N 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT.
SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ370-211100-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO N 10 TO 15 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS AND SW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS. RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING,
THEN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...
SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO W 7 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 5 KT...BECOMING NE 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
BACKING TO N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 5 FT. SWELL NW
6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ376-211100-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
1112 PM PST MON FEB 20 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM PST TUESDAY...

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

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