Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
216 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

PZZ300-200400-
216 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
High pressure centered offshore and a thermal trough along the
coast will support moderate to strong north winds with steep to
very steep seas through this weekend. Conditions will be at least
hazardous to small craft, and warning level winds and seas will
occur beyond 5 NM from shore from Gold Beach southward. The
thermal trough will weaken early next week causing winds and seas
to diminish.

$$

PZZ350-200400-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
216 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt late
tonight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft at
10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell NW 3 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog after midnight.
.MON...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
Patchy fog in the morning.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...
becoming 2 ft or less. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Swell W 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 ft in the evening, then...becoming 2 ft or less after midnight.
Swell NW 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 ft. Swell NW 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 Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt early in the
evening, then...easing to 30 kt late in the evening...becoming N
20 to 25 kt after midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N
wind 15 to 20 kt...backing to NW 20 to 25 kt early in the
evening, then...becoming N 10 to 20 kt in the late evening and
overnight. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft at
12 seconds. Patchy smoke.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to 30 kt late in the
afternoon. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to
20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.
Patchy smoke.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 30 kt...becoming N 15 to 20 kt. Within 5 nm
of Brookings southward, N wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 10 to
15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell NW 3 ft at
9 seconds. Patchy smoke.
.MON...N wind 10 to 15 kt in the morning. Wind NW in the
afternoon. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 5 kt in the
morning. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell NW 3 ft. Patchy smoke in the
morning.
.MON NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 20 to 25 kt... easing to
10 to 15 kt after midnight. Brookings southward, NW wind 5 to
10 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...Northern portion, N wind 10 to 15 kt. Brookings southward,
N wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to
4 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 10 to 15 kt northern portion and NW 5 to
10 kt Brookings southward. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to N 10 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft... building to 5 to
6 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft.

$$

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
216 PM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

.TONIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell W 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell NW 2 to
3 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. Swell NW
3 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW
3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 3 ft.
.WED...NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...
becoming 2 ft or less, then...becoming 3 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.
.THU...N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 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 Sat Aug 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...N wind 30 kt northern portion and N gales 40 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft at
12 seconds.
.SUN...Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N wind
30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt in the late morning and afternoon.
Wind waves 9 to 12 ft. Swell NW 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds.
.SUN NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N
gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 9 to
12 ft. Swell NW 3 ft at 9 seconds.
.MON...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 10 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 ft.
.TUE NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt northern portion and N 20 to
25 kt southern portion. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell W 3 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt...backing to NW in the evening, then...
becoming N 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW
4 ft.
.THU...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft...
building to 8 ft. Swell NW 4 to 5 ft.

$$




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