Gold Beach, OR

12:56 PM PST on January 17, 2017 (GMT -0800)
KF7MWX | | Change Station

Elev 56 ft 42.41 °N, 124.42 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Overcast
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57.7 °F
Feels Like 57.7 °F
N
6.9
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 16.8 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 34 °F
Humidity 40%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:43 AM 5:13 PM
Waning Gibbous, 69% visible
METAR KBOK 171956Z AUTO 13007KT 10SM FEW070 OVC080 11/01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP169 T01110011
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Overcast 8000 ft
Dew Point 34 °F
Humidity 40%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:43 AM 5:13 PM
Waning Gibbous, 69% visible
METAR KBOK 171956Z AUTO 13007KT 10SM FEW070 OVC080 11/01 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP169 T01110011

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High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 6:41 AM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory now in effect from 10 PM this evening to
7 PM PST Wednesday...

* waves and surf... average breaker heights 23 to 28 feet...
lowest in the vicinity of Point Saint George and Brookings...
highest from Gold Beach to Bandon.

* Timing... late this evening through Wednesday afternoon. The
largest waves are expected late tonight through Wednesday
afternoon.

* Impacts... while the entire area is expected to be impacted...
waves from this direction pose the greatest risk to south and
southwest facing beaches... jetties... and ports such as Port
Orford. Areas within line of site to the open ocean to the
south and southwest will be most impacted. Stay a safe
distance from the ocean... beaches... jetties... and
headlands... secure boats... and never turn your back to the
ocean.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.



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231 am PST Tue Jan 17 2017

... Flood Watch in effect from this evening through late Wednesday
night...

The National Weather Service in Medford has issued a

* Flood Watch for portions of northern California and southwest
Oregon... including the following areas... in northern
California... western Siskiyou County. In southwest Oregon...
Curry County coast and eastern Curry County and Josephine
County.

* From this evening through late Wednesday night

* moderate to heavy rainfall will move into the area tonight and
persist through Wednesday night. Expect total rainfall of 3 to
6 inches with locally up to 8 inches in the Coast Ranges. Inland
from the coast, snowmelt may also lead to higher inflows into
area waterways.

* Flood waters may flow across roads... inundate low spots... and
flow into buildings. Landslides and debris flows are likely in
steep terrain and over Burns scars... as well as slide prone
areas such as Highway 199 and portions of Highway 101.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Landslides and debris flows are possible during this flood event.
People... structures and roads located below steep slopes... in
canyons and near the mouths of canyons may be a serious risk from
rapidly moving landslides.A Flood Watch means there is a
potential for flooding based on current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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High Wind Warning
Issued: 8:53 AM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... High Wind Warning remains in effect from 4 PM this afternoon
to 4 PM PST Wednesday...

* winds... south 35 to 50 mph with gusts up to 70 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase today and are expected to peak
tonight into Wednesday morning before decreasing Wednesday
afternoon.

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

* Impacts... strong winds will produce hazardous driving
conditions on Highway 101. High winds and saturated soils will
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, Hazardous Seas Warning
Issued: 12:18 PM PST Jan. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Gale Warning remains in effect until 4 PM PST Wednesday...
... Storm Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
4 PM PST Wednesday...
... Hazardous seas warning remains in effect from 4 PM to 10 PM
PST Wednesday...

* winds... south gales 30 to 40 knots this afternoon... increasing
to storm force 35 to 50 kt with gusts to 60 kt tonight and
continuing into Wednesday afternoon.

* Seas... west swell and wind waves will produce very steep
combined seas of 12 to 17 feet this afternoon. Becoming mainly
wind driven and extremely high and steep at 20 to 25 feet
tonight and continuing through Wednesday evening.

* Areas affected and timing... all areas will experience hazardous
conditions through Wednesday... but the strongest winds and
steepest seas will occur as the front approaches the coast and a
coastal jet forms Wednesday morning through afternoon. The area
most affected will be between 5 nm and 40 nm from the
coast... except right up to the coast near Cape Blanco.

* 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.

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.