Coastal Waters Forecast
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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

PZZ300-182200-
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A THERMAL
TROUGH NEAR THE COAST AND OFFSHORE HIGH PRESSURE WILL PRODUCE
STRONG NORTH WINDS AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP CHOPPY SEAS THAT WILL
REACH A PEAK THIS EVENING THEN SLOWLY LOWER SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. A
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ONSHORE TUESDAY WITH SEAS INCREASING INTO
WEDNESDAY.

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PZZ350-182200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT LATE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BECOMING NW 5 TO
6 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO
6 FT AT 11 SECONDS...BECOMING W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO N 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO NW 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO
9 FT.

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PZZ356-182200-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 15 TO 20 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 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW
4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO N LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT
11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 10 KT BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL NW 4 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BECOMING N 25 KT IN THE EVENING... EASING TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 6 FT. W SWELL 5 FT...
BUILDING TO NW 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ370-182200-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. W SWELL 7 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT.

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PZZ376-182200-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
831 AM PDT SAT APR 18 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N
WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
7 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT
13 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N
GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO
9 FT. SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 4 FT.
.MON...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT.
.TUE...N WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING TO
7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO NW 8 FT.
.WED...N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
RISING TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW 8 TO 9 FT.

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