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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
256 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

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SOUTH CENTRAL OREGON COAST-CURRY COUNTY COAST-
256 AM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
   EVENING...
...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
   10 PM PST SATURDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...BREAKER HEIGHTS OF 22 TO 25 FEET THROUGH
  FRIDAY EVENING. BREAKERS WILL INCREASE TO 28 TO 33 FEET FRIDAY
  NIGHT INTO SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS...ALL SOUTHERN OREGON BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...WAVE RUNUP ON BEACHES WILL BE MUCH HIGHER THAN
  NORMAL. STAY OFF THE JETTIES. BAR CROSSINGS...JETTIES AND THE
  SURF ZONE WILL BE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS DUE TO STRONG CURRENTS
  AND BREAKING WAVE ACTION. USE EXTRA CAUTION ALONG AND NEAR THE
  COAST DURING THIS TIME PERIOD AND NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO THE
  OCEAN.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT
  HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MEDFORD/HAZARD

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.

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVES
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

&&

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