Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
833 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

PZZ300-282200-
833 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH WILL BRING SOME MODERATE NORTH WINDS AND CHOPPY SEAS TODAY,
MAINLY FROM CAPE BLANCO SOUTHWARD. WINDS WILL DECREASE ON FRIDAY
AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES. SEAS WILL LOWER FRIDAY INTO
SATURDAY, THEN INCREASE AGAIN SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY AS A
LOW PRESSURE MOVES INLAND NORTH OF THE AREA AND NORTHWEST SWELL
BUILDS INTO THE WATERS. MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY, A THERMAL TROUGH
WILL REDEVELOP ALONG THE COAST AND BRING THE RETURN OF MODERATE
NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS.

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PZZ350-370-282200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
833 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

.TODAY...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT
8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND
SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT
AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT... BECOMING 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ376-282200-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
833 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

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

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT
AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT
AND SW 3 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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PZZ356-282200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
833 AM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 8 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT EXCEPT N 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EXCEPT NW 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 TO 5 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AT
9 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND SW 2 FT AT
16 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
5 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.

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