Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

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

PZZ300-270500-
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO TURN WESTERLY TODAY AS A FRONTAL SYSTEM
APPROACHES AND MOVES ONSHORE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING. SHOWERS
ARE EXPECTED AHEAD OF...ALONG...AND BEHIND THIS FRONT. THE RAIN
WILL BE LOCALLY MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE ON FRIDAY. STEEP SEAS WILL ALSO AFFECT THE WATERS ON
FRIDAY BEHIND THE FRONT. GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND STEEP WIND
DOMINATED SEAS WILL DEVELOP BEHIND THIS SYSTEM SATURDAY AND
SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ350-270500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND W 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 6 TO 7 FT AT 8 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL
NW 6 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT...BECOMING W 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND S 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL N 5 TO
6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL N
4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...NW WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 1 FT...BUILDING TO NW 3 FT AND
SW 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW
2 FT.

$$

PZZ356-270500-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND W 2 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO E 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT...BECOMING W 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NE 10 TO
20 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND S 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL N 5 TO 6 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL N 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT. SWELL W 1 FT...BUILDING TO NW 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
5 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

$$

PZZ370-270500-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND W 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...NE WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL NW 7 FT...BECOMING W 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. MIXED SWELL W
2 FT AND S 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. N SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL N
4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.MON...N WIND 20 KT...BACKING TO NW. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 1 FT... BUILDING TO NW 3 FT AND SW
2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.

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PZZ376-270500-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
253 PM PST THU FEB 26 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 3 TO 4 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND W 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS.
.FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS...BUILDING TO NW 6 FT AT 8 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO NE 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 6 FT...BECOMING W 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT. WIND
WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AND S 1 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. N SWELL 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL N 4 TO 5 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.MON...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT.
SWELL W 1 FT...BUILDING TO NW 3 FT AND SW 2 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 FT
AND SW 2 FT.

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