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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 241007
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

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

PZZ300-241600-
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
WINDS WILL
TURN MORE WESTERLY AND DECREASE EARLY THIS MORNING...DROPPING BELOW
SMALL CRAFT LEVEL BY LATE THURSDAY MORNING. HOWEVER...SEAS WILL
CONTINUE TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER FRONT WILL BRING STRONG WINDS AND STEEP SEAS TO THE REGION
OVER THE WEEKEND AS WELL.



PZZ370-241600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
SW WIND 30 KT...BECOMING 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN...EASING TO 10 TO 20 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 9 TO 11 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT IN THE
MORNING...THEN...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXED
SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 8 TO 11 FT AT 7 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...
THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS THROUGH THE
NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
SW WIND 10 KT...BECOMING S 20 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 8 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W
SWELL 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W
10 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO S 20 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 10 FT. 



PZZ350-241600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON...THEN...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 9 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND SW 9 TO 10 FT AT 8 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT
10 SECONDS. RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W EARLY IN THE
MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 2 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT. W SWELL 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT.

MON
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...BUILDING TO 3 FT IN THE EVENING...
SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT. 



PZZ376-241600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN...BECOMING W 5 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 6 TO 8 FT AT 6 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W
10 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN THE MORNING...THEN...SUBSIDING TO W 8 TO
9 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S 2 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 TO 3 FT... SUBSIDING
TO 1 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT
10 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT... SUBSIDING TO
1 TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL W 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 8 TO 9 FT AT 14 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 5 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 8 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT. SWELL W 9 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 9 FT. 



PZZ356-241600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
307 AM PDT THU APR 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS
MORNING...

TODAY
S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT IN THE MORNING...
THEN...EASING TO 5 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND S
5 TO 7 FT AT 6 SECONDS... BUILDING TO W 10 FT AT 10 SECONDS IN
THE MORNING...THEN... SUBSIDING TO W 7 TO 9 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND
SW 1 FT AT 7 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN EARLY IN THE
MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TONIGHT
S WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
11 SECONDS. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS
AFTER MIDNIGHT.

FRI
SW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 FOOT...BUILDING TO 2 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXED SWELL W 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS AND W 4 TO 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.

FRI NIGHT
NW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 TO 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT
S WIND 5 KT...RISING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 1 TO 2 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
7 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND S 15 TO
20 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.

SUN
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT. SWELL W 9 FT.

MON
SE WIND 10 KT...VEERING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT...SUBSIDING TO 1 FOOT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT.