Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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

PZZ300-232200-
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...
SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING AHEAD OF A
COLD FRONT...WHICH WILL BRING PERIODS OF RAIN...STRONG WINDS...AND
HEAVY SEAS TO THE COASTAL WATERS. GALES AND VERY STEEP AND
HAZARDOUS SEAS ARE EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE COASTAL WATERS LATE
THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS WILL SUBSIDE
LATE TONIGHT...BUT HEAVY WEST SWELL WILL BUILD ON WEDNESDAY
KEEPING SEAS STEEP INTO THURSDAY NIGHT. UNSETTLED WEATHER IS
LIKELY THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

$$

PZZ370-232200-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 45 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND W 1 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT...EASING
TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 10 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT
AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 TO 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. SWELL W 13 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO
7 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...S WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W
9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL NW 6 FT.

$$

PZZ350-232200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW
2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 1 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 FT. W SWELL 2 FT AT
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 12 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO
2 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SW 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES
2 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.SAT...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...BECOMING 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.

$$

PZZ376-232200-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 6 FT. SWELL W 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 FT AT
15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 14 TO 15 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. SWELL W 13 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO
20 KT SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING
LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W 9 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 6 FT.

$$

PZZ356-232200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
842 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXED SWELL NW 2 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 1 FT AT 15 SECONDS. CHANCE
OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 10 TO 20 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 8 FT. W SWELL 1 TO 2 FT AT
9 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AT 17 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.WED...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO
2 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 12 FT
AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... BUILDING TO
2 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS
LIKELY.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...S WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.FRI...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING LESS THAN 2 FT. SWELL W
8 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 10 KT...RISING TO 15 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING N 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES LESS THAN 2 FT...
BECOMING 3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 FT.

$$



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