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 Bay Area
630 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...The largest swell of this season so far will impact the coast
Wednesday night and Thursday...

.A strong storm system over the eastern Pacific is generating
very large swell which will reach the California coast Wednesday
night and Thursday. Large and dangerous swell will likely
continue along the coast Thursday night into this weekend.

CAZ006-505-509-180400-
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San Francisco-
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
San Francisco Peninsula Coast-
630 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...HIGH SURF WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
4 PM PST FRIDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...Large westerly swell up to 18 to 22 feet with
  a period of 18 to 20 seconds tonight and Thursday.


* TIMING...Forerunner waves arrive Wednesday night with surf
  building through the day on Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme wave run up is expected with these waves
  with long lulls in between wave sets, which will increase the
  risk of being washed into the sea by a wave. Expect large and
  dangerous surf.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Warning indicates that dangerous...battering waves
will pound the shoreline. This will result in deadly rip
currents. Remember, never turn your back to the ocean!

&&

$$

CAZ529-530-180400-
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Northern Monterey Bay-Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
630 AM PST Wed Jan 17 2018

...HIGH SURF WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM THURSDAY TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...Large westerly swell of 17 to 20 feet with a
  period of 18 to 20 seconds Thursday and Thursday night.


* TIMING...Forerunner waves arrive Wednesday night with surf
  building through the day on Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme wave run up is expected with these waves
  with long lulls in between wave sets, which will increase the
  risk of being washed into the sea by a wave. Expect large and
  dangerous surf.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Warning indicates that dangerous...battering waves
will pound the shoreline. This will result in deadly rip
currents. Remember, never turn your back to the ocean!

&&

$$


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