Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
808 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ACROSS VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES BEACHES THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

CAZ039-231715-
/O.EXP.KLOX.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170223T1600Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
808 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY EXPIRED AT 8 AM PST THIS MORNING...

THE HIGH SURF ACROSS THE SANTA BARBARA SOUTH COAST IS BEGINNING
TO DIMINISH AND NO LONGER MEETS ADVISORY CRITERIA. HOWEVER THE
SURF WILL REMAIN ELEVATED TODAY AND SURFERS... MARINERS... AND
THOSE WALKING ALONG THE BEACHES SHOULD REMAIN WATCHFUL AND KEEP AN
EYE ON THE OCEAN. SUDDEN LARGE WAVES ARE POSSIBLE AND CAN KNOCK
PEOPLE DOWN FROM JETTIES... ROCKS... AND FROM THE COASTLINE.

$$

CAZ040-041-087-240015-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
808 AM PST THU FEB 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...SURF OF 6 TO 10 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS UP TO 12 FEET WILL
  CONTINUE ACROSS LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTY BEACHES THROUGH
  TONIGHT. THE LARGEST SURF WILL LIKELY OCCUR ON WEST FACING BEACHES
  SUCH AS VENTURA AND EL PORTO.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
  THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING FOR SWIMMERS AND SURFERS. LARGE
  BREAKING WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY...WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES AND
  ROCKS... AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEARSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
/KJ



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