Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

PZZ300-041600-
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE COAST AND STRENGTHEN INTO THURSDAY.
NORTH WINDS AND SEAS WILL BUILD TODAY AND REMAIN MODERATE THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING. WINDS AND SEAS WILL STRENGTHEN FURTHER THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...POSSIBLY REACH GALE FORCE OVER THE
SOUTHERN WATERS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE THERMAL TROUGH
WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. NORTH WINDS AND SEAS WILL ABATE
AT THAT TIME.

$$

PZZ350-041600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015


.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 1 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

$$

PZZ356-041600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING
TO NW. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT
12 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO
20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW
WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT EXCEPT NW 5 TO 15 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W 1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN
THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS... THEN...BECOMING 3 FT IN
THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 FT.

$$

PZZ370-041600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 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.

$$

PZZ376-041600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
236 AM PDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM
PDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
8 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 TO 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. MIXED SWELL W
1 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 1 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. MIXED
SWELL W 1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 1 FT AND S 1 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. SWELL NW 2 TO
3 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 FT.

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