weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Coastal Waters Forecast
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  06  07  08  09  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  
[Printable]
393
FZUS56 KMFR 180440
CWFMFR

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD, OR
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

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

PZZ300-181100-
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE SOUTHERN OREGON COASTAL WATERS...A WEAK LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INLAND TONIGHT. SOUTHWEST SWELL
DOMINATED SEAS WILL REMAIN AROUND 10 FEET TONIGHT. ON THURSDAY
INTO THURSDAY NIGHT A STRONGER FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL BRING GALE
FORCE WINDS AND VERY STEEP SOUTHWEST SEAS. HEAVY WEST SWELL WILL
BEGIN TO ARRIVE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. IT WILL PEAK FRIDAY NIGHT
AT AROUND 19 FEET AT 18 SECONDS BUT REMAIN VERY HIGH THROUGH
SATURDAY. A WARM FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT FOLLOWED BY
A COLD FRONT SATURDAY. OFFSHORE HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SATURDAY
NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

$$

PZZ350-181100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST
THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING
3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 20 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 4 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 6 TO 9 FT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THU NIGHT...S GALES 35 KT...BECOMING SW 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS... BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT
12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
3 FT. W SWELL 12 TO 13 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
20 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING... THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 5 TO 7 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. W SWELL 17 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW GALES 35 KT...EASING TO 30 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND WAVES 8 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 FT. SWELL W 15 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT...THEN...BECOMING S 5 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN
THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 14 FT...SUBSIDING TO
W 11 FT.

$$

PZZ356-181100-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST
THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO S 10 TO 20 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT IN THE LATE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WITHIN 5 NM OF BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S
WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 5 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT
12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT... VEERING TO SW
AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN...BECOMING W 10 TO 15 KT EARLY IN THE
MORNING. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 15 TO 25 KT. WIND WAVES
7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 5 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES
2 FT OR LESS...BECOMING 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. W SWELL 12 TO
13 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. SWELL W
20 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT...RISING TO
20 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 17 TO
18 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT... BECOMING SW 20 TO
25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. BROOKINGS SOUTHWARD...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...
EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT...
SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...S WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 4 FT. W SWELL 17 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 14 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 5 TO 10 KT...VEERING TO W AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND
WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
13 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 10 FT.

$$

PZZ370-181100-
WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST
THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...S WIND 5 TO 15 KT...RISING TO 15 TO 25 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 6 FT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES
6 TO 9 FT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 10 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. SWELL W 7 FT
AT 12 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.THU NIGHT...S GALES 40 KT...VEERING TO SW LATE IN THE EVENING...
THEN...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 7 TO
10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT AT
13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.FRI...SW WIND 15 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. RAIN
LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 15 KT...BACKING TO S 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 20 FT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S GALES 35 KT. WIND WAVES 8 TO 10 FT. W SWELL 18 TO
19 FT...SUBSIDING TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT. WIND WAVES 7 TO 8 FT. W SWELL 16 FT...
BUILDING TO 18 TO 19 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 25 KT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 7 FT. SWELL W 15 TO 17 FT.
.MON...W WIND 10 KT IN THE MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE LESS THAN
5 KT...THEN...BECOMING SE 5 KT IN THE EVENING...VEERING TO S.
WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE MORNING... BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W
14 FT...SUBSIDING TO W 11 FT.

$$

PZZ376-181100-
WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
840 PM PST WED DEC 17 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM PST
THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM
PST THURSDAY THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...SE WIND 10 TO 20 KT...VEERING TO S 15 TO 25 KT LATE
TONIGHT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING TO 5 TO 6 FT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 8 TO 9 FT AT 13 SECONDS. SHOWERS LIKELY.
.THU...S WIND 20 TO 25 KT...RISING TO 30 KT IN THE LATE MORNING
AND AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 6 TO 9 FT. SWELL W 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...NORTHERN PORTION...S GALES 35 KT... BECOMING SW LATE
IN THE EVENING...THEN...BECOMING W 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SOUTHERN PORTION...S WIND 30 KT...VEERING TO SW AFTER MIDNIGHT...
THEN...EASING TO 15 TO 20 KT EARLY IN THE MORNING. WIND WAVES
6 TO 9 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 6 FT
AT 13 SECONDS...BUILDING TO W 9 FT AT 12 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RAIN.
.FRI...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT...BACKING TO S IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND
WAVES 3 FT. W SWELL 13 FT. RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 20 KT. WIND WAVES 3 TO 4 FT...BUILDING
TO 5 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SWELL W 20 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SAT...S WIND 30 KT. OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 45 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 7 TO 9 FT. W SWELL 17 TO 18 FT...SUBSIDING
TO 14 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. RAIN.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WIND 30 KT...EASING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WIND WAVES 6 TO 8 FT. SWELL W 16 TO 18 FT. RAIN.
.SUN...SW WIND 20 KT. WIND WAVES 5 FT. SWELL W 14 TO 16 FT.
.MON...SW WIND 15 KT...BECOMING W 5 KT. WIND WAVES 3 FT IN THE
MORNING...BECOMING 2 FT OR LESS. SWELL W 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO W
10 FT.

$$





U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE