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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 201042
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

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

PZZ300-201700-
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
SOUTH WINDS
WILL INCREASE TO GALES THIS MORNING BRINGING A MIX OF HIGH WIND
WAVES AND HIGH WESTERLY SWELL. WINDS WILL DECREASE THIS AFTERNOON
AS SWELL DECREASES AS WELL. SOUTHWEST TO SOUTH SWELL WILL
INCREASE TUESDAY BRINGING A CHAOTIC MIX OF SEAS THAT WILL INCREASE
AGAIN...THEN DECREASING AGAIN LATE TUESDAY EVENING. AN ACTIVE
PATTERN REMAINS INTO THE WEEKEND.



PZZ350-201700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
SE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING SW GALES 40 KT UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON, THEN...EASING TO 30 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
4 FT...BUILDING TO 11 TO 14 FT. W SWELL 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS...
BUILDING TO 14 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE MORNING, THEN...SUBSIDING
TO 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NE 10 TO 15 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 TO 8 FT AT
13 SECONDS AND SW 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NE WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO N 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN...BACKING TO NW 10 TO 20 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO
7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW
5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO W 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 4 FT
AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT...VEERING TO N 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. NW SWELL 5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

WED
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W
4 TO 6 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
W WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NE WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT, THEN...BECOMING NW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE
LESS THAN 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI
WIND VARIABLE LESS THAN 5 KT...BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING, THEN...BACKING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 4 FT...BUILDING TO W 6 FT. 



PZZ356-201700-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
NORTHERN PORTION, S GALES 35 KT...RISING TO GALES 40 KT
IN THE MORNING, THEN...BECOMING SW 30 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...
BECOMING S 15 TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, S
WIND 30 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING, THEN...
VEERING TO SW IN THE MORNING...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON... BACKING TO S 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT...
BUILDING TO 12 TO 15 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 12 TO 15 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.

TONIGHT
NORTHERN PORTION, S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO SE
5 TO 15 KT IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING, THEN...RISING
TO 15 TO 25 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, SE WIND
10 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT, THEN...
BECOMING S GALES 35 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO
6 FT. W SWELL 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 7 FT AT
13 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

TUE
SW GALES 40 KT...EASING TO 30 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WITHIN
5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, SW GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 20 TO
25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 8 TO 11 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT
AT 12 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN IN THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS THROUGH THE DAY.
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. NW
SWELL 4 TO 5 FT... SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

WED
NORTHERN PORTION, NE WIND 5 TO 10 KT IN THE MORNING. WIND
N IN THE AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD, SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT IN
THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR
LESS. SW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT...BECOMING W 6 TO 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...
BECOMING 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.

THU
N WIND 5 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT, THEN...BECOMING NW 5 KT IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO N. WIND
WAVES 3 FT...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI
N WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING,
THEN...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
SWELL W 4 FT...BUILDING TO W 6 FT. 



PZZ370-201700-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S GALES 35 KT EARLY IN
THE MORNING, THEN...VEERING TO SW IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
AFTERNOON...EASING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 3 TO
5 FT...BUILDING TO 9 TO 12 FT. SWELL W 13 TO 15 FT AT
15 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO W 11 FT AT 15 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RAIN.

TONIGHT
SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT...BACKING TO NE IN THE LATE
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. MIXED SWELL W 7 TO
8 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND SW 6 TO 7 FT AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN.

TUE
NE WIND 15 TO 25 KT...BACKING TO N 30 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT LATE IN
THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 8 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. MIXED SWELL W 4 TO 5 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S 4 TO 5 FT
AT 9 SECONDS. RAIN IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 10 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL NW 5 FT AND S 4 TO 5 FT...SHIFTING TO THE W
5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED
N WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. MIXED SWELL W 5 TO
6 FT AND SW 3 TO 4 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
NW WIND 5 TO 10 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BECOMING 2 FT
OR LESS. SWELL NW 6 TO 7 FT.

FRI
W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 2 FT
OR LESS. W SWELL 5 TO 6 FT. 



PZZ376-201700-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
241 AM PST MON FEB 20 2017

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON


TODAY
S WIND 30 KT...BECOMING SW GALES 40 KT IN THE MORNING,
THEN...EASING TO 30 KT EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...EASING TO 15 TO
20 KT LATE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 12 TO
15 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN... SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SWELL W 11 TO 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS. RAIN.

TONIGHT
S WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO E LATE IN THE EVENING,
THEN...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT... VEERING TO SE
EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 3 TO
6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. W SWELL 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS...SUBSIDING
TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.

TUE
NORTHERN PORTION, NE WIND 30 KT...BACKING TO NW IN THE
LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN...EASING TO 10 TO 15 KT
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTHERN PORTION, W WIND 30 KT...BECOMING
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT...BUILDING TO
7 TO 8 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 5 TO 6 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND
SW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS...SUBSIDING TO W 4 FT AT 12 SECONDS AND S
4 FT AT 9 SECONDS IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE MORNING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TUE NIGHT
N WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO NE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. MIXED SWELL
NW 5 FT AND S 5 FT... SHIFTING TO THE W 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

WED
N WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT. SW SWELL 8 TO 9 FT...
SHIFTING TO THE W 7 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WED NIGHT
NW WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 5 FT. W SWELL
5 TO 7 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

THU
N WIND 15 KT...EASING TO 10 KT IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN...
BECOMING N 10 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. NW
SWELL 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 FT.

FRI
NW WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO SW. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. W
SWELL 5 TO 6 FT.