Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
234 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

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

PZZ300-231700-
234 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...STEEPER SEAS
WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING WITH MARGINAL SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS
EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS MORNING, THEN SEAS WILL BECOME LESS
STEEP THIS AFTERNOON. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE DOWN FROM
THE NORTH AND INTO THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS LATE FRIDAY
INTO SATURDAY. THIS LOW MAY BRING INCREASED SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS AND INCREASING, SWELL DOMINATED SEAS. ANOTHER DISTURBANCE
SHIFTS SOUTH INTO THE AREA SUNDAY.

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PZZ350-356-231700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
234 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM
PST THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SE 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. ISOLATED SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 3 TO
4 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 6 FT.
.MON...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING, THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND N 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
234 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO
6 FT AT 8 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS IN THE
MORNING, THEN...BECOMING W 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 2 FT AT
11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT
9 SECONDS. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION, W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION, NW
WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 5 TO
6 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
6 TO 7 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 6 TO 7 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 5 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
5 FT AND N 6 FT.

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