Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
819 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

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

PZZ300-262300-
819 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A FRONT WILL
MOVE ONSHORE LATER THIS MORNING. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL SHIFT TO
NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT WITH VERY STEEP SEAS. COLD LOW
PRESSURE ASSOCIATED WITH THE FRONT WILL BRING A SLIGHT POSSIBILITY
OF THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SEAS WILL BECOME
SWELL DOMINATED TONIGHT AND WILL BE STEEP THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE MONDAY NIGHT...THEN HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.
$$

PZZ356-262300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
819 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT AT 16 SECONDS. RAIN IN
THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 7 TO
9 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH
THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 9 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.TUE...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO
7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.WED...SE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING, THEN...
VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT...BUILDING TO NW 9 FT.
.THU...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.

$$

PZZ350-262300-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
819 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 16 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN
THE EVENING, THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. CAPE ARAGO
SOUTHWARD, NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
8 TO 9 FT AT 9 SECONDS... BUILDING TO NW 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 9 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TUE...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.WED...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT...BUILDING TO NW 9 FT.
.THU...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL 8 TO
9 FT.

$$

PZZ370-376-262300-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
819 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...W WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 FT
AT 16 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 TO 8 FT AT 16 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL 9 TO 10 FT
AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE
NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 9 TO
10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO
8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TUE...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 5 TO 10 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TUE NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.WED...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT...BUILDING TO NW 9 FT.
.THU...W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. NW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT.

$$




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