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NWS Forecast

FZUS56 KMFR 240934
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

PZZ300-241600-
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
HIGH PRESSURE
OFFSHORE AND A THERMAL TROUGH NEAR THE COAST WILL STRENGTHEN INTO
SUNDAY AFTERNOON...THEN GRADUALLY WEAKEN MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY. THIS WILL BRING MODERATE TO STRONG NORTH WINDS TO THE
WATERS AND STEEP TO VERY STEEP WIND DRIVEN SEAS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING.



PZZ350-241600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

TODAY
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.

MON
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W
3 FT.

TUE
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS... BECOMING
3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
4 FT.

WED
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
4 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT. 



PZZ356-241600-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

TODAY
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 20 KT LATE AFTERNOON.
WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W
3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
NW WIND 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...
N WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 5 TO 15 KT
BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 3 FT.

TUE
NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 KT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...N
WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND NW 5 TO
15 KT BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 4 FT.

WED
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...EASING TO 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 4 TO 5 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL NW 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT. 



PZZ370-241600-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM
PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

TODAY
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

MON
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 6 FT. SWELL W
3 FT.

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

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
4 FT.

WED
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT... BUILDING TO
5 FT IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN... BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO 4 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT. 



PZZ376-241600-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
234 AM PDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM PDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

TODAY
NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 20 TO
25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION...N WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES
4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 3 FT
AT 11 SECONDS.

TONIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT NORTHERN PORTION AND N 30 KT
SOUTHERN PORTION. WIND WAVES 7 TO 10 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 3 FT AT
11 SECONDS.

MON NIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION...N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. SOUTHERN
PORTION...N WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

TUE
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 3 FT.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 20 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT. SWELL W
4 FT.

WED
N WIND 25 KT...EASING TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL NW 5 FT.

THU
N WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 TO 5 FT. MIXED SWELL NW 3 TO
4 FT AND SW 2 TO 3 FT.