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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 2:03 PM PST on January 16, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... High Wind Warning in effect from 4 PM Tuesday to 4 PM PST
Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Medford has upgraded the high wind
watch to a High Wind Warning... which is in effect from 4 PM
Tuesday to 4 PM PST Wednesday.

* Winds... south 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 65 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase Tuesday afternoon and are expected
to peak Wednesday morning into the afternoon before decreasing
late Wednesday.

* Locations include... Gold Beach... Port Orford... Bandon... and
exposed locations along Highway 101.

* Impacts... strong winds produce hazardous driving conditions on
Highway 101. Saturated soils and high winds could combine to
increase the risk for downed trees and power outages.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts of
58 mph or more can lead to property damage. Travel will be
impacted... especially for high profile vehicles.






Gale Warning, Storm Warning

Statement as of 4:52 PM PST on January 16, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 19, 2017


... Gale Warning in effect from 1 PM PST Tuesday through 10 PM PST
Wednesday...
... Storm Warning in effect from 7 PM Tuesday evening through
4 PM PST Wednesday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a Storm
Warning... which is in effect from 7 PM Tuesday to 4 PM PST
Wednesday.

* Winds... Tuesday afternoon and evening south winds will increase
to 25 to 35 knots and then are likely to increase further later
Tuesday evening into Wednesday to 35 to 50 kt with gusts 40 to
60 kt.

* Seas... south wind waves and 13 second period west swell are
expected to combine Tuesday through Wednesday to peak seas in
the 18 to 26 foot range. On Friday very long 18 second period
west swell could reach 25 to 30 feet.

* Areas affected... the Gale Warning is valid for the entire area.
The Storm Warning is in effect for areas inside of 35 nautical
miles of the coast. Areas within 5 nautical miles of the coast
that are affected by the Storm Warning are from Cape Sebastian
to Coos Bay.

* View the hazard area in detail at
http://weather.Gov/Medford/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots along with very
steep and hazardous seas are imminent or occurring. Operating a
vessel in gale conditions requires experience and properly
equipped vessels. It is highly recommended that mariners without
the proper experience seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale
conditions.

A Storm Warning means winds of 48 to 63 knots along with
extremely steep and dangerous seas are imminent or occurring.
Recreational boaters should remain in port... or take shelter
until winds and waves subside. Commercial vessels should prepare
for very strong winds and dangerous sea conditions and consider
remaining in port or taking shelter in port until winds and waves
subside.








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Alaska - High Wind Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Wind Warning
Idaho - Areal Flood Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Kansas - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Record Report
Maine - Winter Storm Watch
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Special Statement
New Hampshire - Winter Storm Watch
New Jersey - Freezing Rain Advisory
New Mexico - Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
North Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Areal Flood Watch , Air Stagnation Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory, Air Stagnation Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Freezing Rain Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Vermont - Winter Weather Advisory
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement , Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freezing Rain Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Ice Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Ice Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Stagnation Advisory , Avalanche Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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