Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

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

PZZ300-260400-
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO BRING GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND STEEP TO VERY
STEEP SEAS. THE STRONGEST WINDS AND STEEPEST SEAS ARE EXPECTED
SOUTH OF PORT ORFORD FOR THE WATERS BEYOND 3 NM FROM SHORE AND
NEAR CAPES. WINDS WILL DROP BELOW SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CRITERIA BY
FRIDAY MORNING. SEAS WILL BE SLOWER TO SUBSIDE...DROPPING BELOW
SMALL CRAFT CRITERIA BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SOUTH WINDS WILL
DEVELOP ALONG THE CURRY COUNTY COAST FRIDAY...SPREADING NORTH OF
CAPE BLANCO FRIDAY EVENING AND NIGHT. THIS WILL BRING LOW CLOUDS
AND FOG TO THE WATERS. THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL REDEVELOP SUNDAY
INTO MONDAY GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS POSSIBLE.

$$

PZZ350-260400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ356-260400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 25 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING... BECOMING N 15 TO
20 KT, THEN...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND VARIABLE
LESS THAN 5 KT LATE TONIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD,
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE EVENING...EASING TO 10 KT,
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW
7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE MORNING, THEN...BACKING TO W EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BACKING
TO S LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 5 TO
10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SAT...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN
THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ370-260400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO
3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND
SW 3 FT.

$$

PZZ376-260400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 PM PDT THU MAY 25 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION, N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES
9 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT AT
9 SECONDS.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION, N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 5 TO
10 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION, N WIND 10 TO
15 KT...VEERING TO NE 5 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...VEERING
TO SE LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...E WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. PATCHY
FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL NW
3 FT AND SW 1 TO 2 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING, THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL
NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 2 TO 3 FT AND SW 3 FT.

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