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South Oregon Coast

Home to the the windiest place on the Oregon Coast, this is where Cape Sebastian and Pistol river are located. Other areas: North Oregon Coast, Central Oregon Coast

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Wind Observations

StationDirWind (gust)Air
Astoria--
Garibaldi--
Pacific City-- mph--53°F
Roads End2 (10) mphNNE54°F
Beverly Beach2 (4) mphENE51°F
Newport--
South Beach--
Yachats1 mphE49°F
Florence4 mphS47°F
Coos Bay-N54°F
Bandon2 (4) mphNE49°F
Cape Arago--
Port Orford--
Gold Beach15 (27) mphN52°F
Crescent City--

Last Updated: 8:33 pm - 10/9/2017

Surf Report

BuoyDirHeightPerWaterETA

Last Updated: 8:42 pm - 10/9/2017

Tides for Gold Beach

DateDayTimeHeight (ft)
10/16Mon3:57 am0.31 L
10/16Mon10:18 am6.31 H
10/16Mon4:31 pm1.23 L
10/16Mon10:22 pm6.03 H
10/17Tue4:43 am0.47 L
10/17Tue10:56 am6.56 H
10/17Tue5:17 pm0.71 L
10/17Tue11:15 pm6.09 H

Last Updated: 5:06 am - 10/17/2017 - NOAA tides

 

NWS Forecast

...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

Synopsis: High pressure to the southwest will maintain north winds through tonight from Cape Blanco southward. Meanwhile, late this morning an approaching front will brush the forecast area north of Cape Blanco and introduce southerly winds there. Seas today will be dominated by short period northwest swell. Winds will switch to southerly Wednesday across the waters and increase ahead of a strong cold front Wednesday night to Thursday morning, with gale force winds possible mostly from Cape Blanco northward. Long period and large northwest swells build into the waters late Thursday into Friday behind the front, creating dangerous surf and bar conditions.

Today
N wind 10 kt...veering to NE early in the morning, then...veering to SE in the late morning and afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Swell NW 6 to 7 ft at 11 seconds. Patchy fog before sunrise.
Tonight
NW wind 5 kt early in the evening...becoming variable less than 5 kt, then...becoming S 5 kt after midnight...rising to 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 7 to 8 ft at 11 seconds. Slight chance of rain.
Wednesday
S wind 10 to 20 kt...rising to 20 to 25 kt late in the afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the afternoon. Swell NW 6 to 7 ft at 10 seconds.
Wednesday Night
S wind 20 to 25 kt...becoming 30 kt after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft...building to 7 to 9 ft after midnight. W swell 6 ft...building to 8 to 9 ft after midnight. Chance of rain.
Thursday
S wind 30 kt...easing to 20 to 25 kt in the afternoon. Wind waves 8 to 11 ft. W swell 10 ft...building to 12 ft in the afternoon. Rain.
Thursday Night
SW wind 10 to 15 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft... Subsiding to 4 to 5 ft after midnight. Swell W 18 to 20 ft. Rain.
Friday
SW wind 10 to 15 kt...becoming 15 kt in the evening, then...backing to S after midnight. Wind waves 5 to 6 ft... Subsiding to 4 ft after midnight. W swell 19 ft...subsiding to 16 ft.
Saturday
S wind 30 kt...rising to gales 35 kt in the afternoon, then...easing to 30 kt. Wind waves 8 to 10 ft. Swell W 12 to 13 ft.

Last Updated: 5:07 am - 10/17/2017

Live Cams (Bandon, Port Orford)

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Satellite (Oregon South)

MM5 Forecast

Last Updated: 11:06 pm - 10/16/2017

Tuesday

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Manzanita
Oceanside
Roads End
Newport
Florence
Port Orford
Gold Beach

Wednesday

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Manzanita
Oceanside
Roads End
Newport
Florence
Port Orford
Gold Beach

Thursday

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Manzanita
Oceanside
Roads End
Newport
Florence
Port Orford
Gold Beach

Friday

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Manzanita
Oceanside
Roads End
Newport
Florence
Port Orford
Gold Beach

Color Key to Wind Speed

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Last Updated: 11:06 pm - 10/16/2017

 

NWW3 Wave Model

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Last Updated: 5:07 am - 10/17/2017 - NWW3 Bulletin

NWW3 Graphs: Swell Period - Swell Height

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