Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

PZZ300-301700-
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...HIGH PRESSURE
WILL PERSIST OFFSHORE TODAY AND A THERMAL TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN
ALONG THE COAST. THIS WILL BRING MODERATE NORTHERLY WINDS WITH
STEEP SEAS TO PORTIONS OF THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE THERMAL
TROUGH TROUGH AND HIGH PRESSURE WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY. THEN A FRONT WILL APPROACH SATURDAY NIGHT AND MOVE INTO
THE WATERS ON SUNDAY BRINGING WEAK SOUTH WINDS...WITH MODERATE
WEST SWELL BUILDING INTO THE WATERS LATE SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT. ADDITIONAL FRONTS ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH LATE NEXT WEEK.

$$

PZZ350-301700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TODAY...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N 10 TO 15 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.
RAIN.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ356-301700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM NOON PST TODAY
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 KT...
BACKING TO NW 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...
BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT
14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N
WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 10 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT.
.SUN...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 8 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 7 FT.

$$

PZZ370-301700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

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

.TODAY...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 FT
AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
RAIN.
.SUN NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.

$$

PZZ376-301700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
302 AM PST FRI JAN 30 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 5 TO
6 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.
.SUN...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.SUN NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT. RAIN LIKELY.
.MON...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 9 FT.
.TUE...NE WIND 10 KT...EASING TO 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.

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