Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1227 AM PDT WED JUN 1 2016

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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
1227 AM PDT WED JUN 1 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PDT THURSDAY.

* SURF...4 TO 7 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 9 FEET.

* LOCATIONS...HIGHEST SURF ACROSS SOUTH FACING BEACHES.

* TIDES...HIGH TIDES WILL BE INCREASING EACH EVENING...REACHING
  6.5 FEET BY THURSDAY EVENING ACROSS LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
  COUNTIES.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. SNEAKER WAVES
  CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCK JETTIES. THE
  COMBINATION OF HIGH SURF AND HIGH TIDES COULD GENERATE MINOR
  BEACH EROSION AND MINOR FLOODING OF HARBOR WALKWAYS BY THURSDAY
  EVENING...POSSIBLY PERSISTING INTO FRIDAY EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

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