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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 242154
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

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

PZZ300-250400-
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON A WATERS
SEAS WILL REMAIN
STEEP INTO THE WEEKEND DUE TO A COMBINATION OF MODERATE WESTERLY
SWELL AND STEEP SHORT PERIOD SOUTHWEST SWELL. SLIGHT IMPROVEMENT
IS POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT BUT IT WILL BE BRIEF AS THE NEXT FRONT
IS ON TRACK TO PRODUCE ADVISORY WINDS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT. SOUTH
WINDS WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY SUNDAY WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF VERY
STEEP SEAS AND POSSIBLE GALES THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.



PZZ350-250400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO W 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL SW 7 TO
8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE
W 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

SAT
SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 TO 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S 10 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SUN
S WIND 15 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL
GUSTS TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT...BUILDING
TO 8 TO 11 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT
IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SW SWELL 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W
7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.

MON
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT...BUILDING TO W 11 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING,
THEN...VEERING TO NW 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...
BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. 



PZZ356-250400-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO W 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE EVENING... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL SW 7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 5 TO 6 FT AT
12 SECONDS...SHIFTING TO THE W 6 TO 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW
6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
EVENING. SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.

SAT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 8 TO
9 FT AT 14 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION, S WIND 10 TO 20 KT. BROOKINGS
SOUTHWARD, SW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S 5 TO 15 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 7 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.

SUN
S WIND 20 KT...RISING TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WITHIN
5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 7 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 6 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SW SWELL
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS.

MON
W WIND 10 KT...BECOMING 5 TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT. SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 9 TO 10 FT.

WED
S WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
VEERING TO W IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS, THEN...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 TO 10 FT. 



PZZ370-250400-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL SW
7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS AND W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS...SHIFTING
TO THE W 7 TO 8 FT AT 11 SECONDS AND SW 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
7 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 TO 25 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SW SWELL 6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE
W 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON
W WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. W SWELL 4 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE
SW WIND 20 KT...BACKING TO S. WIND WAVES 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 7 FT. SWELL W 9 FT...BUILDING TO W 12 FT.

WED
SW WIND 20 KT...VEERING TO NW. WIND WAVES 5 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 3 FT. W SWELL 12 FT... SUBSIDING TO 10 FT. 



PZZ376-250400-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
254 PM PDT FRI MAR 24 2017

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO W IN THE LATE EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL SW 7 TO 8 FT AT 9 SECONDS
AND W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS... SHIFTING TO THE W 7 FT AT
11 SECONDS AND SW 6 FT AT 9 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.

SAT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO SW LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.

SAT NIGHT
S WIND 5 TO 10 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS... SUBSIDING TO 7 TO 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SUN
S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS
TO 50 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO
9 TO 12 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

SUN NIGHT
SW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 6 FT. SW SWELL
6 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

MON
W WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. W SWELL 4 TO 7 FT...
BUILDING TO 8 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH
THE DAY.

MON NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
10 TO 11 FT. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE
S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 9 FT...BUILDING TO W 11 FT.

WED
SW WIND 15 KT...VEERING TO N AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 10 TO 11 FT.