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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Medford OR
209 PM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

ORZ021-022-261200-
/O.CON.KMFR.SU.Y.0004.210226T1200Z-210227T0000Z/
South Central Oregon Coast-Curry County Coast-
209 PM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 20 to 25 feet.

* WHERE...All area beaches along the southern Oregon Coast,
  including the beaches of Coos, Curry and Douglas Counties.

* WHEN...From 4 AM to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Large breaking waves will create hazardous
  conditions along and within the surf zone, and could inundate
  beaches and low lying shorelines. Beach erosion is possible,
  and exposed infrastructure may be damaged.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Highest surf conditions are expected from
  Port Orford northward.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Stay away from the surf zone and off of jetties. Area beaches may
become hazardous due to dangerous surf conditions.

&&

$$

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Seattle WA
1037 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

WAZ516-517-261200-
/O.CON.KSEW.SU.Y.0004.210226T0600Z-210227T0000Z/
North Coast-Central Coast-
1037 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 20 to 22 feet expected in the
  surf zone.

* WHERE...North Coast and Central Coast.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming and surfing conditions and
  localized beach erosion.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing localized beach erosion and dangerous
swimming conditions.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
335 AM HST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR EAST FACING SHORES OF KAUAI OAHU
MOLOKAI MAUI AND THE BIG ISLAND...

.Strong trade winds will continue to produce advisory level surf
along east facing shores through at least early Monday morning.

HIZ002-008-009-012-017-020-024-025-260245-
/O.CON.PHFO.SU.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-210301T1600Z/
Kauai Windward-Oahu Koolau-Olomana-Molokai Windward-
Maui Windward West-Windward Haleakala-South Big Island-
Big Island North and East-
335 AM HST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM HST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Surf of 7 to 12 feet along east facing shorelines.

* WHERE...East facing shores of Kauai, Oahu, Molokai, Maui, and
  the Big Island.

* WHEN...Until 6 AM HST Monday.

* IMPACTS...Moderate. Expect strong breaking waves, shore break,
  and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming
  difficult and dangerous.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Beachgoers, swimmers, and surfers should heed all advice given by
ocean safety officials and exercise caution.

&&

$$

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Portland OR
314 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

ORZ001-002-WAZ021-260115-
/O.NEW.KPQR.SU.Y.0005.210226T0900Z-210227T0000Z/
North Oregon Coast-Central Oregon Coast-South Washington Coast-
314 AM PST Thu Feb 25 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Large waves and hazardous surf conditions. Breakers up to
  25 feet.

* WHERE...In Washington, South Washington Coast. In Oregon,
  North Oregon Coast and Central Oregon Coast.

* WHEN...From 1 AM to 4 PM PST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Destructive waves may wash over beaches, jetties, and
  other structures unexpectedly. People can be swept off rocks and
  jetties and drown while observing high surf. Higher than normal
  water run-up is expected on beaches and low-lying shoreline,
  especially during high tide.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...High tides will occur around 1 AM and 1 PM
  Friday.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches,
producing rip currents, sneaker waves and beach erosion. Stay
well back from the water`s edge and be alert for exceptionally
high waves.

Keep away from large logs on the beach. Water running up on the
beach can easily lift or roll logs which can injure or kill
someone caught in their path.

&&

$$

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