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Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

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224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...Light winds
and seas are expected into tonight. A weak front will move into
the waters tonight, then dissipate as it moves onshore early
Saturday morning. Offshore high pressure and a thermal trough
will develop Saturday and will remain in place through Sunday.
North winds will increase during the day Saturday and could
approach gales in the southern waters by Saturday afternoon. North
winds will weaken late Sunday night into Monday.


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Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NW wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SW 5 to 15 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 14 seconds...building to 7 ft at 15 seconds after
midnight.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 20 kt late in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 9 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell 6 ft.
.MON...N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 10 to 15 kt...easing to 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.TUE...NE wind 5 kt...backing to N in the afternoon, then...
becoming NW 15 kt in the evening... veering to N after midnight.
Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less, then...
becoming 3 ft in the evening...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell
7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt...backing to SW after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft.

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Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt...veering to E late tonight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT...N wind 10 kt...rising to 30 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings
southward, N wind 5 kt...becoming NW 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to
4 ft...building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon. W swell 8 to 9 ft
at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 30 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 25 kt...becoming N
10 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Wind waves 5 to
8 ft. NW swell 6 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 20 kt except N 10 to 15 kt within 5 nm of Brookings
southward. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...NW wind 25 kt...becoming N 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 15 to
20 kt...veering to N 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft.
W swell 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...NE wind 10 to 15 kt...backing to N 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...Northern portion, NW wind 10 to 15 kt... veering to
N after midnight. Brookings southward, NW wind 5 to 10 kt...
veering to NE after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon and evening,
then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 4 ft in the
morning...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon and evening,
then...backing to SE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W
swell 5 to 6 ft.

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Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...W wind 10 kt...backing to SW in the late evening and
early morning, then...veering to NW late tonight. Wind waves 2 ft
or less...becoming 3 ft after midnight. W swell 5 to 7 ft at
14 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
.SAT...N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 9 to
10 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell
7 to 8 ft at 14 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...N wind 25 kt...easing to 20 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 5 to 7 ft. W swell 6 ft.
.MON...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to
5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell
4 to 5 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft... subsiding to 3 ft.
W swell 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft... becoming 2 ft or
less. W swell 5 to 6 ft.

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Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
224 PM PDT Fri Apr 20 2018

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...Northern portion, W wind 10 kt...backing to SW in the
late evening and early morning, then...veering to NW 10 to 15 kt
late tonight. Southern portion, NW wind 5 to 10 kt...easing to
5 kt late tonight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to 6 ft at
14 seconds...shifting to the W 7 ft at 15 seconds after midnight.
.SAT...Northern portion, N wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to
25 kt late in the afternoon. Southern portion, N wind 15 kt...
rising to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft... building to 4 to 7 ft in
the afternoon. NW swell 8 to 10 ft at 14 seconds.
.SAT NIGHT...N wind 25 kt northern portion and N gales 35 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 6 to 9 ft. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at
14 seconds.
.SUN...N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N
gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 8 to
10 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft.
.MON...N wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.
.MON NIGHT...N wind 20 kt northern portion and NW 10 to 20 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. W swell 4 ft.
.TUE...N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 ft... subsiding to 3 ft.
W swell 7 to 8 ft.
.WED...N wind 15 kt...veering to SE after midnight. Wind waves
3 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft.

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