River Flooding Continues to be a Concern for Multiple Regions across the Country

Recent rainfall has increased the threat of Moderate to Major flooding along rivers in the Mid-Atlantic, especially Virginia and Maryland, over the next few days. Rainfall combined with snowmelt is also fueling Moderate-to-Major flooding in the northern Rockies and northern Intermountain West.
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Last Update: 207 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018

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Medford, OR Local Forecast Office

16NM S Port Orford OR

Marine Zone Forecast

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

Synopsis: High end small craft winds will peak this afternoon and evening, leading to steep wind driven seas. The strongest winds are expected south of Port Orford and the steepest seas will be south of Gold Beach. Winds ease Tuesday afternoon and seas gradually subside by mid-week, transitioning from steep wind driven seas to northwest swell. Afterwards, conditions are expected to remain below small craft into the weekend.

Today
NW wind 20 to 25 kt...rising to 30 kt late afternoon. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt...rising to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft... Building to 4 to 7 ft in the afternoon. W swell 3 to 4 ft at 10 seconds.
Tonight
NW wind 30 kt...becoming N 20 to 25 kt after midnight. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, NW wind 25 kt...easing to 10 to 20 kt in the late evening and overnight. Wind waves 4 to 7 ft. W swell 4 ft at 9 seconds.
Tue
N wind 15 to 20 kt...backing to NW 5 to 15 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Within 5 nm of brookings southward, N wind 5 to 10 kt...veering to SE in the morning, then...becoming variable less than 5 kt early in the afternoon...becoming NW 10 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft. Mixed swell W 2 to 3 ft at 9 seconds and SW 2 ft at 18 seconds.
Tue Night
Northern portion, N wind 25 kt...easing to 15 kt after midnight. Brookings southward, NW wind 10 to 15 kt...easing to 10 kt after midnight. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. Mixed swell W 3 to 4 ft and SW 2 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Wed
Northern portion, N wind 10 kt. Brookings southward, N wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog in the morning.
Wed Night
NW wind 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog after midnight.
Thu
N wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon and evening, then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 5 to 6 ft and SW 3 ft.
Fri
N wind 5 kt...backing to SW in the afternoon and evening, then...veering to N after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell W 4 to 5 ft and SW 2 to 3 ft.
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Last Update: 207 AM PDT Mon May 21 2018
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