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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1052 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

CAZ043-202100-
/O.EXT.KSGX.BH.S.0016.000000T0000Z-140820T2100Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
1052 AM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* CHANGES SINCE LAST ISSUANCE...THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DIMINISHED FOR
  THE MOST PART...ALTHOUGH SOME NEW THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE
  DEVELOPING OVER THE NEARSHORE WATERS AND MAY IMPACT THE SOUTHERN
  SAN DIEGO COUNTY BEACHES. THUS...THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT HAS
  BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH 2 PM.

* WEATHER...CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE SAN DIEGO COUNTY
  BEACHES THROUGH AT LEAST 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS...MAINLY CENTRAL TO SOUTHERN SAN DIEGO COUNTY
  BEACHES...ALTHOUGH THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES OVER
  NORTHERN SAN DIEGO COUNTY BEACHES AS WELL.

* TIMING...THROUGH AT LEAST 2 PM THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LIGHTNING MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURY OR DEATH TO THOSE
  PEOPLE WHO ARE CAUGHT ON THE OPEN COAST DURING A THUNDERSTORM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR BEACH LIGHTNING MEANS THAT THERE IS
THE POTENTIAL FOR CLOUD TO GROUND OR CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING
STRIKES WHICH COULD RESULT IN INJURY OR DEATH. MOVE INDOORS UNTIL
THE STORM PASSES AND STAY AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS.

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU.
PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING LINK TO GIVE US FEEDBACK
ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT:

HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

HARRISON



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