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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMFR

FZUS56 KMFR 182223
CWFMFR

Coastal Waters Forecast
National Weather Service Medford, OR
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

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

PZZ300-190500-
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS
South winds
will peak this evening as a front passes through the coastal
waters, then will shift to the southwest and west overnight. Gusty
north winds will quickly develop Tuesday afternoon and persist
through late Wednesday night, along with steep to very steep
seas. The thermal trough will weaken Thursday into Friday and
winds will diminish, but long period west to northwest swell
should continue to produce steep seas into the weekend.



PZZ370-190500-
Waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR from 10 to 60 nm-
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW wind 20 to 25 kt...veering to W 15 to 25 kt early
in the evening, then...backing to SW 10 to 20 kt in the late
evening and overnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 9 ft at
11 seconds. Rain likely.

TUE
W wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming N 15 to 25 kt in the late
morning and afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft...building to 4 to
7 ft in the afternoon. W swell 10 to 12 ft at 11 seconds. Chance
of rain through the day.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell
12 to 13 ft at 11 seconds...becoming W 7 ft at 11 seconds and NW
6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.

WED
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 to
7 ft...subsiding to 5 ft in the afternoon.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft. Mixed
swell NW 3 to 4 ft and W 4 to 5 ft.

THU
NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 to 7 ft...subsiding to
4 to 6 ft in the afternoon. W swell 5 to 6 ft.

THU NIGHT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell
6 ft.

FRI
NE wind 10 kt. Wind waves 5 ft...subsiding to 3 ft. W
swell 13 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 kt...backing to NW after midnight. Wind waves
3 to 4 ft...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 to 12 ft. 



PZZ376-190500-
Waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA from 10 to 60 nm-
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
Northern portion, S wind 20 kt...veering to SW 10 to
20 kt until early morning, then...easing to 5 to 10 kt late
tonight. Southern portion, S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to W 5 to
10 kt in the late evening and overnight. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W
swell 7 to 8 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of rain.

TUE
Northern portion, S wind 5 to 10 kt...becoming NW 15 to
25 kt in the morning, then...veering to N in the afternoon.
Southern portion, SW wind 5 kt... veering to NW in the morning,
then...becoming N 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 ft...
building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon. W swell 9 to 10 ft at
11 seconds... building to NW 11 to 13 ft at 11 seconds in the
afternoon. Chance of rain through the day.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 30 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. NW swell 13 ft
at 11 seconds...subsiding to 7 to 8 ft at 11 seconds and N 2 to
4 ft at 10 seconds after midnight.

WED
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 8 to 10 ft. Mixed swell N
4 to 5 ft and W 6 to 7 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 20 to 25 kt. Wind waves 7 to 9 ft. Mixed
swell N 3 to 4 ft and W 4 to 5 ft.

THU
NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft...subsiding to
5 to 6 ft in the afternoon. W swell 5 ft.

THU NIGHT
N wind 15 kt...veering to NE after midnight. Wind
waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 5 ft.

FRI
NE wind 10 kt...backing to N. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W
swell 12 ft.

SAT
N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. NW swell 11 ft.



PZZ350-190500-
Coastal waters from Florence to Cape Blanco OR out 10 nm-
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY MORNING...

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT


TONIGHT
SW wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt in the
late evening and overnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 11 seconds. Rain.

TUE
S wind 10 to 15 kt...veering to W 10 to 20 kt in the
morning, then...veering to N in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to
5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of rain through
the day.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 5 to 15 kt except N 15 to 20 kt Cape Arago
southward. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. W swell 11 ft at 11 seconds...
subsiding to 7 ft at 11 seconds and NW 5 to 7 ft at 10 seconds
after midnight.

WED
NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft.

WED NIGHT
NE wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Mixed
swell NW 3 to 4 ft and W 4 to 5 ft.

THU
NE wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Mixed swell W
5 ft and NW 2 to 3 ft.

THU NIGHT
NE wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell
5 to 6 ft.

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

SAT
NE wind 5 kt...backing to N in the evening, then...veering
to NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 4 ft in
the evening, then...becoming 2 ft or less after midnight. W swell
10 to 11 ft. 



PZZ356-190500-
Coastal waters from Cape Blanco OR to Pt. St. George CA out 10 nm-
223 PM PST Mon Nov 18 2019

...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

TONIGHT
Northern portion, S wind 15 to 20 kt...easing to 5 to
15 kt in the late evening and overnight. Brookings southward, S
wind 5 to 15 kt...veering to SW in the late evening and early
morning, then...veering to W 5 kt late tonight. Wind waves 3 ft.
W swell 7 ft at 11 seconds. Rain.

TUE
N wind 5 kt...becoming NW 30 kt. Within 5 nm of Brookings
southward, wind variable less than 5 kt...becoming N 5 kt in the
morning, then...backing to NW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind
waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to 11 ft at 11 seconds. Chance of rain
through the day.

TUE NIGHT
N wind 30 kt...becoming 20 to 25 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind
waves 5 to 8 ft. W swell 11 to 12 ft at 11 seconds...subsiding to
7 to 8 ft at 11 seconds and N 2 to 3 ft at 10 seconds after
midnight.

WED
N wind 15 to 20 kt except N 10 kt within 5 nm of Brookings
southward. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 4 to 5 ft.

WED NIGHT
N wind 25 kt...becoming NE 10 kt after midnight.
Within 5 nm of Brookings southward, N wind 10 to 15 kt...veering
to NE after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft. NW swell 4 ft...
subsiding to 2 to 3 ft after midnight.

THU
E wind 5 to 10 kt. Wind waves 4 to 5 ft. W swell 4 to
5 ft.

THU NIGHT
N wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to NE after midnight.
Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 5 ft.

FRI
NE wind 5 kt...backing to N in the evening, then...veering
to NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 12 ft.

SAT
NE wind 5 kt...backing to N in the afternoon, then...
rising to 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to
4 ft. W swell 10 to 11 ft.