Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

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

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914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...Weak high
pressure will bring diminishing seas overnight. A strong front is
on track to bring strong south winds Saturday, with gales and
very steep seas developing by late Saturday afternoon and
continuing into early Sunday morning. High and steep seas will
continue into early next week. On Tuesday night into Wednesday, a
high long period west swell is expected to build into the waters.

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...S wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 10 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less... becoming 3 to 6 ft in the
afternoon. Swell NW 5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft... building to 11 to
13 ft after midnight. NW swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds...building
to 8 to 9 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 15 to 25 kt...backing to S 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft...subsiding to 4 ft in the
afternoon. NW swell 9 to 11 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to SW after midnight.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 11 ft and SW 6 ft.
Showers likely.
.MON...N wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Wind waves
3 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 10 ft and SW 6 to 7 ft. Slight chance
of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 5 kt...backing to S after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon, then...
veering to NW in the evening...veering to N after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning... becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W
8 ft...building to W 13 ft.
.WED...NE wind 5 to 10 kt...rising to 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 4 ft. Swell NW 16 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E wind 5 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less... becoming 3 to 6 ft in the
afternoon. Mixed swell NW 4 to 5 ft at 10 seconds and SW 2 to
3 ft at 9 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft... building to
10 to 13 ft after midnight. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at 14 seconds...
building to 7 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...S wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 9 to 10 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 10 kt...backing to N after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft...building to 5 ft after midnight. Mixed swell NW
9 to 10 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers likely.
.MON...N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell NW 8 to
10 ft and SW 6 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...NW wind 5 kt...veering to E after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...SE wind 10 kt...veering to NW in the afternoon, then...
veering to N in the evening...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. Swell W 8 ft...building to NW 12 ft.
.WED...NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 16 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 4 PM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. Mixed swell NW
5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 10 to 20 kt...becoming S gales 35 kt. Wind waves
3 ft...building to 8 to 11 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 5 to
6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S gales 40 kt...rising to gales 45 kt with
occasional gusts to 60 kt in the late evening and early morning,
then...easing to gales 40 kt early in the morning. Wind waves
14 to 17 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds...building to 9 to
10 ft at 16 seconds after midnight. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 30 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon. NW
swell 10 to 12 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to W 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft...building to 4 to 7 ft after
midnight. Mixed swell NW 10 to 12 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers likely.
.MON...NW wind 10 kt...easing to 5 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 10 to 11 ft and SW 6 to 7 ft.
Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming S 15 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...SW wind 20 kt...veering to NW. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell
W 9 ft...building to W 14 ft.
.WED...NE wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to
5 to 6 ft. Swell NW 16 to 17 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
914 PM PST Fri Nov 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 4 PM PST
SATURDAY...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...SE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell NW 5 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.
.SAT...SE wind 5 to 15 kt...rising to gales 35 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less...becoming 8 to 11 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW
5 to 6 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.SAT NIGHT...S gales 40 kt. Wind waves 12 to 15 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft at 14 seconds...building to 7 to 9 ft at 16 seconds after
midnight. Rain.
.SUN...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 10 to
11 ft. Rain.
.SUN NIGHT...S wind 15 kt...veering to NW after midnight. Wind
waves 5 to 7 ft. Mixed swell NW 10 to 11 ft and SW 6 ft. Showers
likely.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt northern portion and N 15 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 9 to 10 ft and SW
6 to 7 ft. Slight chance of showers.
.MON NIGHT...Northern portion, W wind 5 kt...becoming S 15 kt
after midnight. Southern portion, NW wind 10 kt...veering to SE
after midnight. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 8 ft.
.TUE...S wind 15 kt...veering to NW in the afternoon and evening,
then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft. Swell W 9 ft... building to NW 13 ft.
.WED...N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft...
building to 8 ft. Swell NW 16 to 17 ft.

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