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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Medford OR
1136 PM PDT Sun Sep 27 2020

ORZ021-022-282300-
/O.CON.KMFR.BH.S.0008.200928T1800Z-200929T0900Z/
South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
1136 PM PDT Sun Sep 27 2020

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM PDT
MONDAY THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Increased risk of dangerous sneaker waves expected.

* WHERE...Beaches of Douglas, Coos, and Curry Counties.

* WHEN...From 11 AM PDT Monday morning through midnight Monday
  night.

* IMPACTS...Despite seemingly calm conditions sneaker waves can
  sweep up the beach without warning and knock unsuspecting
  people over and pull them out to sea. Shock and hypothermia
  can occur quickly in the cold Pacific waters. Logs and other
  debris can be lifted and carried by these waves, crushing or
  entrapping unsuspecting victims underneath. Keep your distance
  from the ocean when there is a threat of sneaker waves. Never
  turn your back to the ocean.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Another increased risk of sneaker waves
  is possible early Thursday morning and afternoon.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Remain out of the water to avoid hazardous swimming conditions.

&&

$$

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