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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 190431
CWFMFR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
830 PM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

PZZ300-191100-
830 PM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
Westerly swell
will gradually subside but remain very high and very steep through
Friday night. Swell dominated seas will stay high and steep but
diminish Saturday into Saturday evening. Another strong front
will move through late Saturday night into Sunday, bringing south
gales and very high seas. High pressure will bring brief
improvement Monday. But, seas will remain high and another strong
front will move through Tuesday.



PZZ350-356-370-376-191100-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
830 PM PST Thu Jan 18 2018

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. W swell
22 ft at 16 seconds...subsiding to 16 ft at 15 seconds after
midnight. Slight chance of TSTMs late in the evening. Showers
through the night.

FRI
W wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 13 to
15 ft at 14 seconds. Showers.

FRI NIGHT
W wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
13 to 15 ft at 14 seconds. Showers.

SAT
W wind 10 to 15 kt...backing to SW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 13 to 15 ft. Chance of rain.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt...rising to gales 35 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft...building to 7 to 10 ft after
midnight. W swell 10 to 11 ft. Rain.

SUN
S gales 40 kt...becoming SW 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 12 to 15 ft. W swell 13 ft... building to 16 ft in the
afternoon. Rain.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 5 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft...subsiding to 6 to 9 ft after
midnight. W swell 15 ft. Rain in the evening, then showers after
midnight.

MON
SW wind 10 kt...backing to S after midnight. Wind waves
5 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 14 ft...subsiding to 11 ft
and W 2 ft.

TUE
SE wind 25 kt...becoming S in the afternoon, then...rising
to gales 35 kt in the evening... becoming SW 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 6 ft... building to 10 to 12 ft in the
afternoon and evening, then... subsiding to 6 ft after midnight.
W swell 7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft.