Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

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

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207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH ALONG THE COAST WILL WEAKEN TODAY INTO THURSDAY. GUSTY
NORTH WINDS AND STEEP SEAS SOUTH OF GOLD BEACH WILL DIMINISH THIS
EVENING. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THURSDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD FRIDAY...THEN ANOTHER FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH SATURDAY. LONG PERIOD WESTERLY SWELL WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.TODAY...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG. PATCHY DRIZZLE.
.THU...SW WIND 5 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT... BUILDING TO 2 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NW 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W
4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...THEN...
VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO
9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT...
BUILDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 14 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014


.TODAY...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN...BACKING TO S IN THE MORNING...VEERING TO W IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. PATCHY DRIZZLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE
NIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE THROUGH THE NIGHT.
.THU...S WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS
THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...S WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING
TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W
13 FT.

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE
AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
2 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 10 TO 15 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL NW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE
MORNING...THEN...BACKING TO S 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SOUTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT
15 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED
SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT. W SWELL 6 FT... BUILDING TO 9 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
1 FOOT. SWELL W 14 FT.

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COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
207 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.TODAY...NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...THEN...BUILDING TO 2 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THU...NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.THU NIGHT...W WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 11 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING N 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT. W SWELL 6 FT... BUILDING TO 8 FT.
.SUN...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 1 FOOT. SWELL W 12 FT.

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