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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 210509
CWFMFR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

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

PZZ300-211100-
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
Calm conditions
are expected through this evening before a west swell builds into
the waters tonight into Friday. Seas should remain below advisory
levels. A thermal trough develops Friday night, bringing gusty
north winds and steep wind driven seas to areas south of Cape
Blanco. This will be followed by steep west swell affecting all
the waters Saturday afternoon into Sunday. Additional swell trains
will move in next week while the thermal trough continues to
bring periods of gusty winds south of Cape Blanco.



PZZ370-211100-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 ft at 13 seconds...building to 8 ft at 15 seconds after
midnight.

FRI
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to
8 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT
N wind 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 9 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 10 kt...backing to W after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 10 to 11 ft.

SUN
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming
3 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 8 to 10 ft. Chance of rain in the
morning, then chance of showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell
9 to 10 ft...building to NW 12 to 14 ft after midnight. Slight
chance of showers.

MON
NW wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell
12 ft...subsiding to 10 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt...backing to N. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW
swell 7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft and NW 2 ft. 



PZZ376-211100-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 ft at 13 seconds...building to 7 to 8 ft at 15 seconds after
midnight.

FRI
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 7 to 8 ft at
14 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
Northern portion, N wind 15 kt. Southern portion, N
wind 15 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT
N wind 15 kt northern portion and N 20 to 25 kt southern
portion. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to 6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
Northern portion, NW wind 15 kt... easing to 5 kt
after midnight. Southern portion, NW wind 20 to 25 kt...easing to
10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 10 to 11 ft.

SUN
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
9 to 10 ft. Slight chance of rain in the morning, then chance of
showers in the afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
9 to 11 ft. Slight chance of showers.

MON
NW wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to N 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft
or less...becoming 4 ft. NW swell 11 to 12 ft.

TUE
N wind 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 7 ft...
subsiding to 4 ft and NW 2 ft. 



PZZ350-211100-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to
8 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

SAT
N wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

SAT NIGHT
N wind 10 kt...backing to W after midnight. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 9 to 10 ft.

SUN
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
8 to 9 ft. Rain likely in the morning, then showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
W wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 6 to
9 ft...building to 11 to 13 ft after midnight. Chance of showers
through the night.

MON
W wind 5 kt...veering to NE after midnight. Wind waves
2 ft or less. NW swell 12 ft... subsiding to 10 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt...backing to N in the evening, then...
veering to NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell
7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft and NW 1 ft. 



PZZ356-211100-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
908 PM PST Thu Feb 20 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

TONIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt except NE 5 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft
at 13 seconds...building to 7 ft at 15 seconds after midnight.

FRI
NW wind 10 to 15 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N
wind 5 kt...backing to NW 5 to 15 kt in the late morning and
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 ft in the
afternoon. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 14 seconds.

FRI NIGHT
N wind 15 to 20 kt except N 5 to 15 kt within 5 nm
of Brookings southward. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft
at 13 seconds.

SAT
N wind 15 to 20 kt except NW 5 to 10 kt within 5 nm of
Brookings southward. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 ft.

SAT NIGHT
NW wind 20 kt...easing to 5 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt in the
evening...becoming variable less than 5 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
NW swell 8 to 10 ft.

SUN
S wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 7 to
9 ft. Chance of rain in the morning, then showers in the
afternoon.

SUN NIGHT
SW wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to W after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 6 to 8 ft...building to 8 to
10 ft after midnight. Chance of showers.

MON
N wind 5 kt...rising to 15 kt in the evening, then...
easing to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft. NW swell 12 ft...subsiding to 10 ft.

TUE
NE wind 10 kt...backing to N. Wind waves 2 ft or less...
becoming 3 ft. NW swell 7 ft... subsiding to 5 ft and NW 1 ft.