Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FZUS56 KMFR 251037
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

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

PZZ300-251700-
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TODAY. MODERATE WIND
WAVES WILL COMBINE WITH A WESTERLY SWELL TO PRODUCE HIGH AND STEEP
SEAS INTO THURSDAY EVENING. OFFSHORE HIGH PRESSURE IS REBUILDING
AND WILL PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND. WINDS AND SEAS REACH A MINIMUM
ON FRIDAY THEN NORTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE AGAIN DURING THE
WEEKEND. SEAS MAY BECOME STEEP EARLY NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-251700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 11 TO 14 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 5 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.SAT...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
7 TO 8 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ356-251700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 11 TO
14 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.FRI...E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 5 TO 6 FT.

$$

PZZ370-251700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THIS
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 13 TO 15 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 9 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
8 TO 9 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 9 TO
10 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. NW
SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.

$$

PZZ376-251700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
237 AM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 13 TO 15 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SCATTERED SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SE
5 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. SOUTHERN PORTION... NE WIND 10 TO
20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL NW 9 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...NORTHERN PORTION...SE WIND 5 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...NE
WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW
7 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL NW 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO
8 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.SUN...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO
9 FT.
.MON...NE WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. NW
SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT.

$$



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