Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.
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Last Update: 302 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018

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Medford, OR Local Forecast Office

40NM WNW Bandon OR

Marine Zone Forecast


...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS EVENING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM PST THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...
Synopsis: West winds will increase this morning and the combination of swell and building wind waves will lead to steepening seas. A stronger front will move onshore early Sunday, and it will produce very steep combined seas. Even heavier swell will move in Monday, with another round coming in Wednesday.

Tonight
Northern portion, SW wind after midnight. Wind NW 10 to 20 kt early in the evening. Southern portion, 5 to 10 kt late in the evening...backing to W, then... Backing to SW 5 to 15 kt late tonight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft...subsiding to 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 7 to 10 ft at 10 seconds...building to 12 to 13 ft at 13 seconds and W 5 ft at 14 seconds. Chance of showers through the night.
Sun
SW wind 15 to 20 kt...veering to W 15 to 25 kt in the late morning and afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 6 ft...building to 5 to 8 ft in the afternoon. NW swell 10 to 11 ft at 13 seconds. Rain likely.
Sun Night
NW wind 15 to 25 kt...becoming 15 to 20 kt after midnight. Wind waves 6 to 8 ft. NW swell 9 to 12 ft at 12 seconds...building to 13 to 15 ft at 13 seconds after midnight. Rain in the evening, then showers likely after midnight.
Mon
N wind 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. NW swell 15 to 16 ft. Chance of showers.
Mon Night
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 13 to 14 ft. Slight chance of showers through the night.
Tue
NW wind 5 to 10 kt...backing to SW 5 to 15 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 3 ft in the morning...becoming 2 ft or less. NW swell 11 to 12 ft...subsiding to 9 to 10 ft in the afternoon. Chance of showers.
Tue Night
NW wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 8 to 9 ft. Chance of showers.
Wed
W wind 15 kt...becoming SW 25 kt in the afternoon, then... Becoming S in the evening...becoming SW after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 7 to 8 ft. NW swell 10 ft... Building to 13 ft and S 4 ft.
Thu
SW wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 6 ft... Subsiding to 3 to 4 ft. W swell 21 ft...becoming NW and...subsiding to 15 ft.
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Last Update: 302 PM PST Sat Feb 24 2018
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