Coastal Waters Forecast
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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

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

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316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...Seas will
remain steep and hazardous to small craft overnight and south
winds will increase shortly after midnight. The next front will
bring gales with very steep and hazardous seas early Tuesday
morning through Wednesday. Seas will remain elevated through the
week with gusty winds expected through Thursday morning.
Conditions may briefly improve Friday before the next front
arrives Friday evening.

$$

PZZ370-230530-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM PST TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to 30 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less...becoming 5 to 8 ft. W swell 12 to 14 ft at 13 seconds...
subsiding to 10 ft at 12 seconds after midnight. Slight chance of
showers in the evening.
.TUE...S gales 35 kt...becoming gales 40 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft...building to 13 to 16 ft in
the afternoon. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 12 seconds... building to
6 to 9 ft at 11 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S gales 40 kt...easing to gales 35 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Wind waves 14 to 17 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft
at 10 seconds. Rain.
.WED...SW wind 30 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 13 to 15 ft...subsiding to 8 to 9 ft in the afternoon.
W swell 7 ft...building to SW 10 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to 30 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 8 to 10 ft. W swell 11 to 13 ft. Showers and
slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...SW wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 to 10 ft...subsiding to
7 to 8 ft in the afternoon. SW swell 15 ft...building to W 17 to
19 ft in the afternoon. Showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. W swell
18 to 19 ft. Showers likely.
.FRI...SW wind 20 kt...backing to S in the evening, then...rising
to gales 35 kt after midnight. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...building to
10 ft after midnight. W swell 15 ft...becoming NW and SW 9 ft.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt...easing to 20 kt. Wind waves 8 to 10 ft...
subsiding to 5 ft. Mixed swell SW 10 to 11 ft and NW 7 to 8 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM PST TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 PM
PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...S wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt late
tonight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 5 ft after
midnight. W swell 11 to 13 ft at 13 seconds... subsiding to 9 to
10 ft at 12 seconds after midnight. Chance of showers in the
evening.
.TUE...S wind 30 kt...rising to gales 40 kt. Wind waves 7 to
10 ft...building to 10 to 13 ft in the afternoon. W swell 7 to
8 ft at 12 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds in the
afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt...becoming gales 35 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Cape Arago southward, S gales 35 kt...
rising to gales 40 kt late in the evening, then... becoming S
gales 40 kt after midnight...becoming gales 35 kt early in the
morning. Wind waves 13 to 16 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 10 seconds.
Rain.
.WED...S wind 30 kt...becoming SW 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Wind waves 11 to 14 ft...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft in the afternoon.
W swell 7 ft...building to SW 10 to 11 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt...backing to S after midnight.
Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. W swell 9 to 10 ft...building to 12 to
13 ft after midnight. Showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. W swell 13 to
16 ft. Showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell
16 to 17 ft. Showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt...backing to S in the afternoon and evening,
then...rising to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft...
building to 7 ft after midnight. W swell 15 ft...becoming NW and
SW 7 ft.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to
8 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft. SW swell 11 ft...subsiding to
9 ft.

$$

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM PST TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northern portion, S wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to
30 kt. Southern portion, S wind 5 kt...rising to 15 to 25 kt.
Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 4 to 7 ft after midnight. W
swell 12 to 13 ft at 13 seconds... subsiding to 10 ft at
13 seconds after midnight.  and slight chance of showers.
.TUE...Northern portion, S wind 30 kt...rising to gales 40 kt.
Southern portion, S wind 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft...building
to 11 to 14 ft in the afternoon. W swell 6 to 8 ft at 11 seconds.
Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S gales 40 kt...becoming gales 35 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 13 to 16 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.WED...S wind 30 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon. Wind waves
11 to 13 ft...subsiding to 8 to 9 ft in the afternoon. W swell
7 ft...building to SW 10 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming 25 kt after midnight.
Wind waves 7 to 8 ft. W swell 11 to 13 ft. Showers and slight
chance of TSTMs.
.THU...SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. W swell 14 to
15 ft...building to 16 to 18 ft in the afternoon. Showers and
slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell
17 to 18 ft. Chance of showers.
.FRI...SW wind 15 kt...backing to S in the afternoon, then...
rising to 25 kt in the evening...rising to gales 35 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft in the
afternoon and evening, then...building to 9 ft after midnight. W
swell 15 ft...becoming NW and SW 7 ft.
.SAT...S wind 30 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon and
evening, then...rising to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 9 ft...
subsiding to 4 to 5 ft. Mixed swell SW 10 to 11 ft and NW 7 ft.

$$

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
316 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 AM PST TUESDAY...
...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TUESDAY TO 4 PM
PST FRIDAY...

.TONIGHT...Northern portion, S wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to
25 kt late tonight. Brookings southward, W wind 5 kt before
dark...becoming variable less than 5 kt, then... becoming SE 5 to
15 kt in the late evening and early morning...becoming S 15 to
25 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft after
midnight. W swell 11 to 13 ft at 13 seconds...subsiding to 9 to
10 ft at 13 seconds after midnight. Slight chance of showers.
.TUE...S wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to 30 kt late in the
afternoon. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, SE wind 10 to
20 kt...becoming S 30 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 to
8 ft...building to 7 to 10 ft in the afternoon. W swell 7 to 8 ft
at 12 seconds...subsiding to 5 to 6 ft at 11 seconds in the
afternoon. Rain.
.TUE NIGHT...S wind 30 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, S
wind 30 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft. W
swell 8 to 9 ft at 10 seconds. Rain.
.WED...S wind 30 kt...becoming SW 20 kt in the afternoon. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, S wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming SW
15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 10 to 13 ft...subsiding to
6 to 8 ft in the afternoon. W swell 7 ft...building to SW 10 to
11 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
.WED NIGHT...SW wind 20 kt...backing to S after midnight. Wind
waves 7 to 8 ft...subsiding to 5 to 7 ft after midnight. W swell
9 to 10 ft...building to 12 to 13 ft after midnight. Showers
through the night. Slight chance of TSTMs after midnight.
.THU...SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 13 to
15 ft. Showers and slight chance of TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...SW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell
14 to 16 ft. Showers.
.FRI...SW wind 10 kt...backing to S 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon
and evening, then...rising to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves
4 to 5 ft...building to 6 ft after midnight. W swell 15 ft...
subsiding to 11 ft and SW 7 ft.
.SAT...S wind 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to
7 ft...subsiding to 4 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft.

$$


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