Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE BY THIS AFTERNOON. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL
BUILD NEAR THE COAST TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY...THEN MOVE OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT. NORTH WINDS MAY REACH GALE FORCE
SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO WITH HIGH
VERY STEEP SEAS. THE THERMAL TROUGH WILL WEAKEN SUNDAY INTO MONDAY
AND WINDS AND SEAS WILL SUBSIDE AS IT DOES SO. ANOTHER COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 6 TO
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT.
.TUE...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.

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PZZ356-292200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT NW 10 TO 20 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING
TO NE 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 4 TO
5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING
VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING NW 5 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NW 10 TO 15 KT EARLY IN
THE AFTERNOON...THEN...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT... BUILDING TO
5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL W 6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AND S 3 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
835 AM PDT FRI APR 29 2016

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
SATURDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N 15 TO
20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AND S 2 TO 3 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
6 TO 7 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.

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