Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

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

PZZ300-281600-
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK COLD
FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE WATERS EARLY THIS MORNING. THE FRONT
WILL MOVE ONSHORE WITH WINDS SHIFTING FROM SOUTHERLY TO THE
NORTHWEST BY LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. A MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY
SWELL WILL BUILD INTO THE WATERS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING. A THERMAL TROUGH WILL BUILD NORTH ALONG THE COAST AND
COULD BE STRONG ENOUGH TO GENERATE NORTH GALES THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY.

$$

PZZ350-281600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 KT IN THE MORNING...
THEN...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT
BEFORE SUNRISE...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 4 TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 FT...
BUILDING TO NW 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. NW SWELL
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 15 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING TO
5 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ356-281600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE MORNING...THEN...
BECOMING N 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR
LESS...BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW
7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 FT...BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT... EASING TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT.
WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...BECOMING W 4 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 7 FT... BECOMING W 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
6 FT...BUILDING TO 7 FT IN THE EVENING... THEN...SUBSIDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ370-281600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT
AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE NW 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...
BECOMING W 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

$$

PZZ376-281600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
217 AM PDT TUE APR 28 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO SW EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO N IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W IN
THE MORNING...THEN...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING
TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.TONIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT SOUTHERN
PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 20 TO 25 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW
SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...
BECOMING W 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

$$



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