Marine Weather for PZ 350

Active Advisory: (US Severe Weather)
Forecast as of 8:35 am PST on December 18, 2014
Small Craft Advisory for winds in effect through this evening
Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas in effect until 10 am PST this morning
Gale Warning in effect through this evening
Hazardous seas warning in effect through late tonight
Hazardous seas watch in effect from Friday morning through late Saturday night
Gale watch in effect from late Friday night through Saturday evening
Coastal Waters From Florence To Cape Blanco Or Out 10 Nm-
Today
S wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming 30 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 5 to 8 ft...building to 7 to 10 ft in the afternoon. W swell 9 ft at 13 seconds...subsiding to 7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds in the afternoon. Chance of rain.
Tonight
S gales 40 kt...veering to SW late in the evening... then...easing to 10 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft...subsiding to 3 to 4 ft after midnight. Swell W 7 ft at 13 seconds...building to W 10 ft at 12 seconds and S 6 ft at 8 seconds after midnight. Rain.
Fri
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. W swell 4 to 5 ft at 20 seconds...building to 11 to 12 ft at 19 seconds in the afternoon. Rain.
Fri Night
S wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 19 to 21 ft. Rain.
Sat
S wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to gales 35 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft...building to 9 to 11 ft in the afternoon. Swell W 15 to 17 ft. Showers.
Sat Night
SW wind 30 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Wind waves 9 to 11 ft...subsiding to 6 to 8 ft after midnight. Swell W 16 to 17 ft. Showers.
Sun
SW wind 25 kt...easing to 20 kt. Wind waves 7 to 8 ft... subsiding to 5 ft. Swell W 14 to 15 ft.
Mon
SW wind 15 kt...becoming W 5 kt in the afternoon...then... veering to NW in the evening...backing to S after midnight. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning... becoming 2 ft or less. Swell W 13 ft...subsiding to W 10 ft.
Small Craft for Winds Advisory, Gale Warning, Hazardous Seas Warning, Hazardous Seas Watch, Gale Watch
Statement as of 8:35 AM PST on December 18, 2014

...Small Craft Advisory for winds remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening... ...Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas remains in effect until 10 am PST this morning... ...Gale Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening... ...Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 1 am PST Friday... ...Hazardous seas watch remains in effect from Friday morning through late Saturday night... ...Gale watch remains in effect from late Friday night through Saturday evening...

A hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 1 am PST Friday. A Gale Warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. A Small Craft Advisory for winds remains in effect until 10 PM PST this evening. A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas remains in effect until 10 am PST this morning. A hazardous seas watch remains in effect from Friday morning through late Saturday night. A gale watch remains in effect from late Friday night through Saturday evening.

* Winds: south winds 15 to 25 kt this morning will increase to 30 to 40 kt with gusts 40 to 50 kt this afternoon and evening. Winds will diminish overnight. Another round of gale force wind is expected on Saturday.

* Seas: steep 10 to 12 foot southwest seas this morning will become very steep as they build to 10 to 14 feet this afternoon and evening. Heavy west swell will build on Friday pushing combined seas to 17 to 22 feet late Friday morning through early Sunday morning.

* Areas affected: all areas will be affected...but the strong winds will arrive at the coast slightly later than it will offshore.

* View the hazard area in detail at http://go.USA.Gov/z67h

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A hazardous seas warning means hazardous sea conditions are imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should remain in port...or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial vessels should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in port or taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

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Marine Weather Links

Pt St George to pt Arena and out 60 nm

San Mateo Point to the Mexican border out 60 nm

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

Coastal waters from Cape Shoalwater Washington to Florence Oregon and westward 60 nm

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Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature
Port Orford, OR 55.9 °F
Charleston, OR 55.9 °F
South Beach, OR 55.0 °F

Open Sea Buoy Information

Place ID Sea Temp Wave Height
Port Orford NM West of Port Orford, OR 46015 57 °F 11.15 ft
UMPQUA OFFSHORE, OR 46229 58 °F 13.12 ft
West of Newport NH OR 46094 56 °F
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STONEWALL BANK 20NM West of Newport, OR 46050 56 °F 12.80 ft
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C-MAN Station Information

Place ID Water Temp Wave Height
Cape Arago, OR
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Newport, OR NWPO3
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Tide Information

Date Time Tide Type Height
Bandon, Coquille River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 3:42 PM PST Low Tide 0.52
2014-12-18 10:02 PM PST High Tide 5.52
2014-12-19 3:13 AM PST Low Tide 3.01
2014-12-19 9:20 AM PST High Tide 7.72
2014-12-19 4:24 PM PST Low Tide -0.12
Charleston, Coos Bay, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 3:40 PM PST Low Tide 0.55
2014-12-18 10:07 PM PST High Tide 6.00
2014-12-19 3:11 AM PST Low Tide 3.20
2014-12-19 9:25 AM PST High Tide 8.39
2014-12-19 4:22 PM PST Low Tide -0.13
Coos Bay, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 10:08 AM PST High Tide 7.70
2014-12-18 5:08 PM PST Low Tide 0.49
2014-12-18 11:33 PM PST High Tide 5.76
2014-12-19 4:39 AM PST Low Tide 2.82
2014-12-19 10:51 AM PST High Tide 8.05
2014-12-19 5:50 PM PST Low Tide -0.11
Empire, Coos Bay, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 9:19 AM PST High Tide 6.90
2014-12-18 4:30 PM PST Low Tide 0.49
2014-12-18 10:44 PM PST High Tide 5.16
2014-12-19 4:01 AM PST Low Tide 2.82
2014-12-19 10:02 AM PST High Tide 7.22
2014-12-19 5:12 PM PST Low Tide -0.11
Entrance, Siuslaw River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 3:43 PM PST Low Tide 0.53
2014-12-18 10:01 PM PST High Tide 5.76
2014-12-19 3:14 AM PST Low Tide 3.07
2014-12-19 9:19 AM PST High Tide 8.05
2014-12-19 4:25 PM PST Low Tide -0.12
Entrance, Umpqua River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 3:43 PM PST Low Tide 0.53
2014-12-18 10:12 PM PST High Tide 5.46
2014-12-19 3:14 AM PST Low Tide 3.07
2014-12-19 9:30 AM PST High Tide 7.63
2014-12-19 4:25 PM PST Low Tide -0.12
Florence, Siuslaw River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 9:26 AM PST High Tide 6.90
2014-12-18 4:38 PM PST Low Tide 0.44
2014-12-18 10:51 PM PST High Tide 5.16
2014-12-19 4:09 AM PST Low Tide 2.56
2014-12-19 10:09 AM PST High Tide 7.22
2014-12-19 5:20 PM PST Low Tide -0.10
Gardiner, Umpqua River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 9:38 AM PST High Tide 7.06
2014-12-18 4:49 PM PST Low Tide 0.44
2014-12-18 11:03 PM PST High Tide 5.28
2014-12-19 4:20 AM PST Low Tide 2.56
2014-12-19 10:21 AM PST High Tide 7.38
2014-12-19 5:31 PM PST Low Tide -0.10
Port Orford, Pacific Ocean, Oregon (sub):  
2014-12-18 3:26 PM PST Low Tide 0.46
2014-12-18 9:55 PM PST High Tide 5.57
2014-12-19 2:47 AM PST Low Tide 3.32
2014-12-19 9:00 AM PST High Tide 8.03
2014-12-19 4:07 PM PST Low Tide -0.21
Port Orford, Pacific Ocean, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 3:28 PM PST Low Tide 0.50
2014-12-18 9:56 PM PST High Tide 5.60
2014-12-19 2:47 AM PST Low Tide 3.34
2014-12-19 8:59 AM PST High Tide 8.06
2014-12-19 4:09 PM PST Low Tide -0.19
Reedsport, Umpqua River, Oregon:  
2014-12-18 9:53 AM PST High Tide 7.06
2014-12-18 5:04 PM PST Low Tide 0.44
2014-12-18 11:18 PM PST High Tide 5.28
2014-12-19 4:35 AM PST Low Tide 2.56
2014-12-19 10:36 AM PST High Tide 7.38
2014-12-19 5:46 PM PST Low Tide -0.10

Currents Information

Date Time Current Type Speed
Cape Blanco, Oregon Current:  
2014-12-18 9:48 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-18 12:57 PM PST Max Ebb -1.28 knots
2014-12-18 5:03 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-18 7:59 PM PST Max Flood 0.92 knots
2014-12-18 11:12 PM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-19 1:23 AM PST Max Ebb -0.67 knots
2014-12-19 4:37 AM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-19 7:34 AM PST Max Flood 0.82 knots
2014-12-19 10:28 AM PST Slack, Ebb Begins -0.00 knots
2014-12-19 1:43 PM PST Max Ebb -1.42 knots
2014-12-19 5:45 PM PST Slack, Flood Begins 0.00 knots
2014-12-19 8:43 PM PST Max Flood 1.04 knots