Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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WHUS46 KMFR 291355
CFWMFR

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
655 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015


ORZ021-022-292200-
/O.CON.KMFR.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150830T0000Z/
SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
655 AM PDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WAVES AND SURF...STRONG WINDS WILL PRODUCE BREAKING WAVES OF 14
  TO 18 FEET ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...WAVES WILL RAPIDLY INCREASE EARLY THIS MORNING...
  PEAKING FROM AROUND MID MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
  WILL DIMINISH THROUGH THE EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...SOUTH FACING BEACHES NORTH OF BROOKINGS.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SURF WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS ALONG
  AREA BEACHES...ESPECIALLY ALONG MORE SOUTHERLY ORIENTED
  COASTLINES. ALSO...DAMAGING WAVE ACTION IS POSSIBLE FOR LOW
  LYING AREAS AND EXPOSED INFRASTRUCTURE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

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