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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 231534
CWFMFR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

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

PZZ300-232200-
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
A weak
thermal trough near the coast will strengthen Thursday...bringing
increasing north winds and steep seas to the area into the
weekend. The thermal trough is expected to strengthen this
weekend and could bring northerly gales this weekend. Winds and
seas are expected to diminish early next week.



PZZ350-232200-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017


TODAY
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
3 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SE after midnight,
then...veering to NW early in the morning. Wind waves 2 ft or
less. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

THU
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 5 ft at
12 seconds. Slight chance of showers.

THU NIGHT
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW
5 ft.

FRI
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 4 ft...
building to 6 ft in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW 6 ft.

SAT
N wind 20 kt...rising to 25 kt in the evening, then...
easing to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 ft...subsiding to
3 ft after midnight. Swell NW 4 ft.

SUN
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less... becoming
3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft. 



PZZ356-232200-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward,
wind variable less than 5 kt...becoming NW 5 to 10 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 ft at 9 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward,
NW wind 10 kt in the evening...becoming variable less than 5 kt,
then...becoming NW 5 kt early in the morning. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

THU
N wind 10 to 15 kt...becoming NW 20 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, wind variable less
than 5 kt...becoming NW 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...
building to 4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 5 ft at
12 seconds. Patchy smoke.

THU NIGHT
N wind 30 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind
waves 4 to 7 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.

FRI
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NE
wind 10 kt...backing to N in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft.
NW swell 4 ft... building to 6 ft in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings
southward, N wind 10 kt...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 6 ft.

SAT
N wind 20 kt...backing to NW in the evening, then...
becoming N after midnight. Wind waves 6 ft...subsiding to 3 to
4 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.

SUN
N wind 10 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon and evening,
then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft in the evening, then...becoming 2 ft or less after
midnight. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft. 



PZZ370-232200-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017


TODAY
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
3 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds.

THU
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 5 ft at
12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.

FRI
N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 ft...
building to 6 ft in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Swell NW
6 ft.

SAT
N wind 25 kt...rising to 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft.
Swell NW 4 ft.

SUN
N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft. 



PZZ376-232200-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
834 AM PDT Wed Aug 23 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 ft
at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt northern portion and N 15 to 20 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft at
9 seconds.

THU
Northern portion, N wind 20 kt. Southern portion, N wind
20 kt...rising to 30 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Wind
waves 4 to 5 ft...building to 5 to 7 ft in the afternoon. Swell
NW 5 ft at 12 seconds.

THU NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt northern portion and N 30 kt
southern portion. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. Swell NW 5 ft.

FRI
N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 4 ft...
building to 6 ft in the afternoon.

FRI NIGHT
Northern portion, N wind 30 kt. Southern portion, N
gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 6 to
9 ft. Swell NW 6 ft.

SAT
N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 9 to 10 ft... subsiding to 6 to
7 ft. Swell NW 4 ft.

SUN
N wind 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft...subsiding to 4 to 5 ft.
Swell NW 3 to 4 ft.