...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT THIS MORNING...
Synopsis: Steep chaotic seas continue due to west swell and southerly wind
waves. Periods of rain and areas of fog will accompany the front
as well. Conditions hazardous to small craft are likely to
continue through this morning. Brief improvement is expected
this afternoon before a thermal trough and north winds return,
with another round of advisory level conditions south of Cape
Blanco this evening, then south of Reedsport late Thursday night
through Friday evening.
S wind 10 to 20 kt...veering to SW 5 to 10 kt early in the afternoon, then...veering to W late afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 9 to 11 ft at 11 seconds...subsiding to 7 ft at 10 seconds in the afternoon. Swell and SW 1 ft in the afternoon. Showers likely through the day.
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less... Becoming 3 ft after midnight. Swell W 5 to 6 ft at 9 seconds.
N wind 15 to 20 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. Swell W 3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds.
N wind 15 to 25 kt...easing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. Swell W 2 to 3 ft.
NE wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
N wind 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft.
S wind 5 kt...veering to SW in the afternoon and evening, then...backing to S after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 3 to 4 ft.
E wind 5 kt...backing to NW in the afternoon and evening, then...veering to NE after midnight. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft.