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

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Medford OR
417 AM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

ORZ021-022-190030-
/O.NEW.KMFR.SU.Y.0005.180218T1217Z-180219T1200Z/
South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
417 AM PST Sun Feb 18 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST MONDAY...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a High Surf
Advisory...which is in effect until 4 AM PST Monday.

* Waves and Surf...Breakers up to 25 feet are expected.

* Timing...Through Sunday night.

* Impacts...Waves will run up much higher on the beaches than
  normal. These waves will be powerful and can sweep people off
  jetties and other exposed rocks. They can also easily move large
  logs and other beach debris. Bar crossings and the surf zone
  will be dangerous due to strong currents and breaking waves

* View the hazard area in detail at
  https://www.wrh.noaa.gov/mfr/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.

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