Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

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

PZZ300-191700-
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...WINDS WILL BE
AT A MINIMUM THIS MORNING BUT SEAS REMAIN HIGH AND STEEP. THE
NEXT FRONT WILL BRING GALES ALONG WITH VERY HIGH AND VERY STEEP
SEAS TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. A DOMINANT LONG PERIOD WEST
SWELL WILL PRODUCE VERY HIGH SEAS ON FRIDAY. SEAS WILL BUILD TO A
PEAK FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING OF 25 TO 30 FEET. ANOTHER
STRONG STORM IS LIKELY SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY WITH HIGH TO
VERY HIGH SEAS PERSISTING INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-191700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 13 TO
15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO
9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 14 TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 15 TO 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN
THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 16 TO
17 FT...BUILDING TO 21 TO 22 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 22 TO
25 FT. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SE 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 19 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S GALES 35 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
EASING TO 25 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 50 KT. WIND WAVES 15 TO
16 FT...SUBSIDING TO 10 TO 12 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT.
.MON...S WIND 25 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.

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PZZ356-191700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 TO
15 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...SE
WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 15 TO 16 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT... SUBSIDING TO 4 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 15 TO 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN
AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
17 TO 19 FT...BUILDING TO 22 TO 24 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 25 TO
27 FT...SUBSIDING TO 22 TO 23 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO SE 30 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 19 TO 20 FT...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...S GALES 40 KT...BECOMING SW 15 KT. WIND WAVES 13 TO
15 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT.
.MON...S WIND 20 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO S IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.

$$

PZZ370-191700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 14 TO 16 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 55 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT... BUILDING TO
12 TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 15 TO 17 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 16 TO 17 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND
ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 17 TO
19 FT...BUILDING TO 23 TO 25 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT. SWELL W 24 TO 27 FT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 21 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 15 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUN...S GALES 40 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
EASING TO 30 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 55 KT. WIND WAVES 18 TO
19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 12 TO 14 FT. SWELL W 17 TO 19 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING NE. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.

$$

PZZ376-191700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
258 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 TO
16 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 55 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO
12 TO 14 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 15 TO 18 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 17 FT
AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. W SWELL
20 TO 21 FT...BUILDING TO 25 TO 26 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 28 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 23 TO 24 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 55 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
14 TO 17 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 21 FT...SUBSIDING TO 15 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 25 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO
50 KT. WIND WAVES 17 FT...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT. SWELL W 17 TO 19 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 30 KT...BECOMING W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BACKING TO S IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 19 TO 20 FT.

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