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Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:58 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EST on January 18, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM PST this evening...

* winds... southeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will peak this afternoon then diminish this
evening.

* Locations include... Medford... Ashland... Phoenix... Talent.
Winds will be strongest in the south end of the Rogue Valley
near Ashland.

* Impacts... branches broken by recent heavy snowfall may come down
and cause injuries or property damage. Gusty winds will make
travel difficult for lightweight and high profile vehicles.
Loose outdoor objects or materials could be blown about.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 35 mph are expected with
higher gusts possible. Winds this strong can make driving
difficult... especially for high profile vehicles. Use extra
caution.





Hazardous Seas Warning, Small Craft for Hazardous Seas Advisory, Gale Warning

Statement as of 3:01 PM PST on January 18, 2017

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 22, 2017


... Gale Warning remains in effect until 4 PM PST this afternoon...
... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 4 PM Thursday to 4 am PST
Friday...
... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect from 4 am Friday to
4 am PST Sunday...

* winds... south gales will will lower late this afternoon into
the evening from northwest to southeast across the waters.
Southwest winds will be 10 to 20 kt overnight.

* Seas... wind driven and extremely high and very steep seas of
15 to 22 feet this afternoon. Seas will remain very steep
around 18 ft into the early evening then will lower to steep
seas of around 15 feet tonight and Thursday. Very steep wind
driven seas will develop again Thursday night into Friday
morning... followed very steep and extremely high westerly
swell dominated seas late Friday into Saturday.

* Areas affected and timing... most areas can expect very steep
and hazardous seas this evening... with steep seas expected
from Brookings southward. All areas will see steep seas late
tonight through Thursday. Gales are expected beyond 5 nm from
shore late Thursday... except closer to shore near Cape Blanco.
Hazardous extremely high seas will impact all areas Friday and
Saturday.

* 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 hazardous seas warning means very steep and hazardous sea
conditions are imminent or occurring. Recreational boaters should
remain in port... or take shelter until waves subside. Commercial
vessels should prepare for rough seas and consider remaining in
port or taking shelter in port until hazardous seas subside.

A Small Craft Advisory for hazardous seas means that waves will
be steep enough to create a potential hazard to smaller vessels
and inexperienced mariners.




Http://www.Weather.Gov/Medford






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