Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

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

PZZ300-280400-
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...SOUTH WINDS
WILL INCREASE IN ADVANCE OF A WEAK COLD FRONT...WHICH WILL MOVE
ONSHORE TUESDAY. WINDS WILL TURN NORTHERLY BEHIND THE FRONT
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...AND APPROACH ADVISORY CRITERIA SOUTH OF GOLD
BEACH. MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE WATERS
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...BRINGING SEAS TO ADVISORY LEVELS LATE TUESDAY
INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING. ANOTHER WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE
NORTHERN WATERS WEDNESDAY. OFFSHORE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REBUILD
THURSDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY...DRIVING A THERMAL TROUGH
ALONG THE COAST. NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE TO SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY LEVELS OVER MOST OF THE AREA BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. NORTH GALES ARE POSSIBLE SOUTH OF CAPE
BLANCO THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND AGAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING.

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PZZ350-280400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE EVENING... BACKING TO S 10 TO
15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO
4 FT AT 10 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT
11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
8 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...NE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 7 FT.
.THU...N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... BUILDING TO 4 TO
5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT... BUILDING TO NW 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 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 TO 5 FT...BUILDING
TO 6 TO 7 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 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL NW
6 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ356-280400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...W WIND 5 KT IN THE EVENING...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN... BECOMING SE 5 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT
10 SECONDS.
.TUE...SE WIND 5 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.
.TUE NIGHT...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT EXCEPT N 10 TO 15 KT WITHIN 5 NM
OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. 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 6 FT. 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 5 TO 6 FT. 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 6 FT.
SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

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PZZ370-280400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO W EARLY IN THE EVENING...
THEN...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE EVENING... BACKING TO S AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 6 TO 7 FT AT
10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
9 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
.WED...N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO N 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 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 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...BUILDING TO 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.

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PZZ376-280400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
219 PM PDT MON APR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
.TUE...NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO N IN THE
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION... S WIND 5 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.
.TUE NIGHT...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 5 TO 10 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 15 TO 20 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 10 KT... RISING TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 5 FT. SWELL NW 7 TO 8 FT.
.THU...NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...
RISING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. 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 8 TO 9 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT...
BECOMING W 5 FT.
.SAT...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 9 FT. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

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