***BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM FRIDAY THROUGH 10 AM FRIDAY MORNING***



BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM PST FRIDAY THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING…

* WHAT…Increased threat for dangerous sneaker waves is expected.

* WHERE…Beaches of Douglas, Coos, and Curry counties.

* WHEN…From 2 AM PST Friday morning through 10 AM PST Friday
morning.

* IMPACTS…Sneaker waves with high run-ups can knock unsuspecting people over and drag them out to sea. Shock and hypothermia can occur quickly in the cold Pacific waters. Logs and other debris can be lifted and floated by these waves, crushing or entrapping unsuspecting victims underneath. Never turn your back to the ocean..

This entry was posted on Thursday, February 13th, 2020 and is filed under Weather Warnings.