Windy and dangerous is the forecast in the Lincoln County area….
GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM FRIDAY… …SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM FRIDAY TO 4 AM PST SATURDAY… WHAT…West winds 20 to 25 kt, with gusts 30 to 35 kt. Seas 12 to 17 ft at 14 seconds, with the highest seas beyond 10 nm from shore.
WHERE…All coastal waters, from Cape Shoalwater to Florence from shore out 60 nm.
WHEN…Gale Warning, until 4 AM PST Friday. Small Craft Advisory, from 4 AM Friday to 4 AM PST Saturday.
IMPACTS…Strong winds will cause hazardous seas which could capsize or damage vessels and reduce visibility.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Mariners should alter plans to avoid these hazardous conditions. Remain in port, seek safe harbor, alter course, and/or secure the vessel for severe conditions.