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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 282252
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

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

PZZ300-290530-
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THIS EVENING...SWITCHING
WINDS TO A NORTHERLY DIRECTION. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH FROM NORTH TO SOUTH TOMORROW...MAINTAINING LIGHT TO
MODERATE NORTH WINDS THROUGH SUNDAY. THEN...LOW PRESSURE WILL
APPROACH THE COAST FROM THE SOUTHWEST BRINGING SOUTH WINDS AND MORE
RAIN AND WIND. HOWEVER...THE BULK OF THE HAZARDOUS WEATHER THIS
UPCOMING WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK IS MOST LIKELY TO REMAIN
SOUTH OF THE AREA IN THE CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS.



PZZ350-290530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W
SWELL 8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE DARK. SLIGHT CHANCE
OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. NW SWELL
7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED
SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND W 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
E WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL S 7 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.

TUE
E WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NE. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S
SWELL 6 FT.

WED
SE WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
MIXED SWELL S 3 TO 4 FT AND NW 3 FT. 



PZZ356-290530-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT... VEERING TO N
10 TO 15 KT LATE TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE DARK.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 5 TO 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NE 5 TO
10 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

SUN
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. NW SWELL
6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL
NW 3 TO 4 FT AND W 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL NW
3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL S 7 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

TUE
NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 6 FT.

WED
E WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. MIXED SWELL S 4 FT AND NW 3 FT. 



PZZ370-290530-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN BEFORE DARK. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 6 TO
7 FT AT 11 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. NW SWELL
8 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO SE 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND W 3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...EASING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
NE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL S
7 TO 8 FT. RAIN LIKELY.

TUE
E WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO NE. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. S
SWELL 6 FT.

WED
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL S 4 FT AND NW 3 FT. 



PZZ376-290530-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 PM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W 10 TO 20 KT LATE IN
THE EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
RAIN BEFORE DARK. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS.

SAT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND NW 5 TO 6 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION...NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT... EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. NW SWELL 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

SUN
NORTHERN PORTION...NE WIND 20 TO 25 KT... EASING TO 10 TO
15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION... NE WIND 10 KT...
VEERING TO E IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.

SUN NIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 5 FT AND W
3 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 3 FT.
RAIN LIKELY.

MON NIGHT
SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO E 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL S 8 FT. CHANCE OF RAIN.

TUE
E WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO NE. WIND WAVES 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. S SWELL 6 FT.

WED
E WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL S 4 FT AND NW 3 FT.