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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 210928
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

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

PZZ300-211600-
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
WEST SWELLS
WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE THROUGH TODAY...HOWEVER SEAS WILL REMAIN
ELEVATED THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY AS A SERIES OF SWELL TRAINS
MOVE THROUGH. A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATER
TODAY...PRODUCING LIGHT NORTH WINDS THIS AFTERNOON INTO TUESDAY.
A STRONGER FRONT ON WEDNESDAY WILL PRODUCE SOUTH WINDS WHICH MAY
BRIEFLY REACH GALE FORCE FROM CAPE BLANCO NORTH. STRONG FRONTS ARE
POSSIBLE AGAIN THIS WEEKEND AND EARLY NEXT WEEK.



PZZ370-211600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO NW IN THE MORNING...THEN...
VEERING TO N IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL
W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

TUE NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 9 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS.

WED
SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO
5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS...
SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN
LIKELY.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
SW WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT... BUILDING TO 4 FT.
W SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT. 



PZZ350-211600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING S 5 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING...THEN...VEERING TO SW IN THE MORNING...VEERING TO NW
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT.
SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL
NW 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING.
SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

TUE NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.

WED
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

FRI
S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING
TO 3 FT. SWELL W 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 6 FT. 



PZZ376-211600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NORTHERN PORTION...SW WIND 5 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...THEN...BECOMING NW 10 KT EARLY
IN THE AFTERNOON...VEERING TO N. SOUTHERN PORTION...NW WIND 5 KT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 10 KT EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON...THEN...BECOMING 10 KT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

TUE NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 TO
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 10 TO 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

WED
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 9 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN LIKELY.

WED NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 7 FT
AT 11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.

THU
S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT. W SWELL 8 FT.

FRI
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 8 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 6 FT. 



PZZ356-211600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
228 AM PDT MON APR 21 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

TODAY
NW WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT
13 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NW WIND 5 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO W 5 TO 10 KT LATE IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL NW 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

TUE NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 9 TO 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

WED
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 10 TO 11 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN LIKELY.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS. RAIN LIKELY.

THU
S WIND 20 KT...EASING TO 5 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT.

FRI
S WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W
8 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 6 FT.