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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 291052
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

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

PZZ300-291700-
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
MODERATE
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DEVELOP TODAY AND INCREASE INTO FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AS OFFSHORE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS...RESULTING IN
INCREASED WIND CHOP...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF CAPE BLANCO. THE HIGH
WILL WEAKEN SATURDAY NIGHT AS THE NEXT FRONT APPROACHES. THE FRONT
WILL PRODUCE WEAK SOUTH WIND AND MODERATE WEST SWELL ON SUNDAY
THEN MOVE ONSHORE SUNDAY NIGHT.



PZZ350-291700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

TODAY
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
5 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI
NE WIND 5 KT EXCEPT N 10 TO 15 KT CAPE ARAGO SOUTHWARD.
WIND WAVES 3 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT
AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 6 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO E AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

SUN
SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...THEN...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT. 



PZZ356-291700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

TODAY
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO
4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT EXCEPT N 5 TO 10 KT WITHIN 5 NM OF
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AT
16 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 5 FT AT
15 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
6 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW
5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 5 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

SUN
E WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE EVENING...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
S WIND 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.



PZZ370-291700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W 3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. MIXED SWELL W
5 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
6 FT.

SAT
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 4 FT.

SUN
W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
THEN...RISING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W 10 KT IN THE EVENING...
THEN...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT. 



PZZ376-291700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
252 AM PST THU JAN 29 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL W
3 TO 4 FT AT 18 SECONDS AND W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL
W 5 FT AT 16 SECONDS AND W 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W
5 TO 6 FT AT 15 SECONDS AND W 3 TO 4 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

FRI NIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W
6 FT.

SAT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 5 FT.

SAT NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
4 FT.

SUN
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE EVENING...THEN...
BECOMING S 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 5 FT. W SWELL 6 FT.

MON
SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN...
VEERING TO NW IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 FT.