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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 030411
CWFMFR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

Coastal waters from Florence Oregon to Point St. George California
and westward 60 nm.

PZZ300-031100-
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
A strong front
will stall just offshore through Saturday. This will result in an
extended period of south gales and very steep and hazardous seas
into Saturday evening. Winds and seas will gradually diminish
late Saturday night into Sunday as the front dissipates.
Relatively calm conditions will develop by Monday with weak low
pressure persisting offshore.



PZZ350-031100-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
S gales 35 kt...easing to 30 kt after midnight.
Combined seas 13 to 16 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of
rain.

SAT
SE wind 30 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 9 to
12 ft...subsiding to 7 to 10 ft in the afternoon. Mixed swell W
7 ft at 11 seconds and W 3 to 4 ft at 17 seconds. Chance of rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft...
subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. Mixed swell W 6 to 8 ft at
11 seconds and W 3 to 4 ft at 15 seconds. Rain likely in the
evening, then showers likely after midnight.

SUN
E wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to S in the afternoon. Cape
Arago southward, SE wind 10 to 15 kt... veering to S 15 to 25 kt
in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft...subsiding
to 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 15 kt...backing to E 5 to 10 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft and SW
2 to 4 ft. Chance of showers.

MON
E wind 5 kt...backing to N in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. Mixed swell SW 3 ft and NW 2 ft. Slight chance of
showers.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell SW 2 ft and NW 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 5 kt...veering to E in the afternoon, then...
backing to NW in the evening...backing to SE after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.

WED
SE wind 5 kt...veering to SW in the evening, then...
backing to S after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
4 ft. 



PZZ356-031100-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

TONIGHT
S wind 30 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, S
wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Combined
seas 11 to 14 ft dominant period 10 seconds. Chance of rain
through the night.

SAT
S wind 30 kt...easing to 15 to 25 kt in the afternoon.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, S wind 15 to 25 kt...easing
to 10 to 20 kt in the afternoon. Combined seas 12 to 15 ft
dominant period 11 seconds. Rain likely.

SAT NIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt...backing to SE 15 to 20 kt after
midnight, then...becoming 15 to 25 kt early in the morning.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, SE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft...subsiding to 3 to 5 ft after midnight. Swell W
7 to 8 ft at 11 seconds. Rain in the evening, then showers after
midnight.

SUN
S wind 25 kt...easing to 15 to 20 kt in the afternoon.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, S wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft... subsiding to 4 ft in the
afternoon. Showers through the day. Slight chance of tstms in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 15 kt...backing to SE after midnight. Within
5 nm of Brookings southward, SE wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to E
after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft and
S 3 to 5 ft. Showers likely.

MON
E wind 5 kt...backing to N in the afternoon. Wind waves
3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. Mixed swell SW 4 ft
and NW 2 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell SW 2 to 3 ft and NW 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to N in the evening, then...
veering to NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 ft.

WED
E wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SW in the evening, then...
backing to SE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW
4 ft. 



PZZ370-031100-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
S gales 40 kt. Combined seas 18 to 20 ft dominant
period 10 seconds. Rain.

SAT
S gales 35 kt...becoming SE 30 kt in the afternoon.
Combined seas 16 to 19 ft dominant period 11 seconds. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 15 to 25 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt early in
the morning. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft... subsiding to 6 to 9 ft
after midnight. W swell 8 to 9 ft at 11 seconds...subsiding to
7 ft at 11 seconds after midnight. Rain likely in the evening,
then showers likely after midnight.

SUN
SE wind 10 to 20 kt...veering to S in the afternoon. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft... shifting to the W 3 ft in
the afternoon. Slight chance of tstms in the morning. Showers
likely through the day.

SUN NIGHT
SE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Mixed
swell NW 3 ft and S 3 to 5 ft. Chance of showers.

MON
E wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to NE in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. Mixed swell SW
3 to 4 ft and NW 2 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON NIGHT
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed
swell SW 2 to 3 ft and NW 2 ft.

TUE
NE wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to W in the evening, then...
veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
3 to 4 ft.

WED
NE wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SW 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves
2 ft or less. Swell NW 4 ft. 



PZZ376-031100-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
811 PM PST Fri Dec 2 2022

GALE WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING


TONIGHT
S gales 40 kt. Combined seas 15 to 18 ft dominant
period 10 seconds. Rain.

SAT
S gales 40 kt...easing to 30 kt. Combined seas 15 to 18 ft
dominant period 11 seconds. Rain.

SAT NIGHT
SE wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 9 to 12 ft...
subsiding to 6 to 9 ft after midnight. Swell W 8 to 9 ft at
11 seconds. Rain in the evening, then showers and slight chance
of tstms after midnight.

SUN
S wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to 6 ft...subsiding
to 4 ft in the afternoon. Showers and slight chance of tstms.

SUN NIGHT
S wind 15 to 25 kt...backing to SE 10 to 15 kt after
midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell NW 3 ft and S 4 to
5 ft. Showers likely and slight chance of tstms.

MON
E wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to NE in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. Mixed swell SW
4 ft and NW 2 ft. Chance of showers and slight chance of tstms.

MON NIGHT
N wind 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell
SW 2 to 3 ft and NW 2 ft.

TUE
N wind 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.

WED
NE wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to W in the evening, then...
becoming S 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell
NW 4 to 5 ft.