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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 200335
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

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

PZZ300-201000-
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
A COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE THROUGH THE WATERS THIS EVENING WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY
LEVEL WINDS EXCEPT AREAS OF GALES NORTH OF CAPE BLANCO. WINDS WILL
DIMINISH LATE THIS EVENING BUT INCREASE AGAIN MONDAY MORNING AHEAD
OF A WEAKER FRONT. MEANWHILE A HIGH AND STEEP LONG PERIOD WEST
SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD WITH WINDS AND SEAS REACHING A PEAK
ON MONDAY EVENING. WEST SWELL WILL REMAIN HIGH AND STEEP INTO
TUESDAY THEN A FRONT MAY BRING STRONG SOUTH WINDS AND HEAVY SEAS
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY.



PZZ370-201000-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 12 TO
13 FT AT 16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

MON
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING S 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 9 TO 10 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 13 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED
S GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 11 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BUILDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 FT. 



PZZ350-201000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

TONIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 5 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.

MON
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
4 TO 6 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 12 FT
AT 14 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 10 FT. SWELL W 9 FT AT
13 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. W SWELL 9 TO
10 FT AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

FRI
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BECOMING LESS THAN
2 FT...THEN...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 FT. 



PZZ376-201000-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

TONIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 12 TO 13 FT AT
16 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

MON
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...VEERING TO SW 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY THROUGH THE NIGHT.

TUE
SW WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO S 20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
SWELL W 11 FT AT 13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 11 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 30 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 45 KT. WIND WAVES
11 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 25 KT...BECOMING 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 8 FT. SWELL W 11 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 12 FT.

FRI
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT...BUILDING TO 4 FT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 FT. 



PZZ356-201000-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
835 PM PDT SUN OCT 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

TONIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO
15 TO 20 KT LATE TONIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 10 TO
15 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 14 SECONDS. RAIN.

MON
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. W SWELL 14 FT AT
15 SECONDS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

MON NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 12 FT
AT 15 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS
THROUGH THE NIGHT.

TUE
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT
13 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING... THEN CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL
8 TO 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

WED
S WIND 20 TO 25 KT EXCEPT S 15 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 8 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT 13 SECONDS. RAIN.

WED NIGHT
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 FT. SWELL W 10 FT AT 12 SECONDS. RAIN.

THU
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 11 FT.

FRI
SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S. WIND WAVES 2 FT...
BUILDING TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 10 FT.