Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Francisco Bay Area, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
841 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

BUOY REPORTS SHOW SWELLS IN THE 24 TO 28 FOOT RANGE WITH A 17 TO
18 SECONDS PERIOD AND ARE SLOWLY DECREASING.

CAZ006-505-509-529-530-221100-
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SAN FRANCISCO-
COASTAL NORTH BAY INCLUDING POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE-
SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-NORTHERN MONTEREY BAY-
SOUTHERN MONTEREY BAY AND BIG SUR COAST-
841 PM PST SAT JAN 21 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* SWELL...WEST SWELL 24 TO 28 FEET THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
  SWELL PERIODS 16 TO 17 SECONDS.

* SURF...BREAKER HEIGHTS 30 TO 40 FT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* TIMING...CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES...STRONG RIP CURRENTS...AND
  SNEAKER WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT VERY DANGEROUS...BATTERING
WAVES WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. DO NOT VENTURE NEAR OR INTO THE
WATER...HEAVY SURF WILL RESULT IN DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

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