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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
202 PM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A LARGE LONG-PERIOD SWELL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY
ON THE CENTRAL COAST. HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL
IMPACT WEST AND NORTHWEST- FACING BEACHES THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY MORNING SOUTH OF POINT CONCEPTION.

CAZ034-035-250615-
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SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
202 PM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THURSDAY...

* SURF...10 TO 15 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST-FACING
  BEACHES. THE SURF WILL REMAIN ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS THROUGH AT
  LEAST THURSDAY. THE ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED INTO EVEN
  LATER IN THE WEEK.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

CAZ040-041-087-250615-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
202 PM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST
WEDNESDAY...

* SURF...6 TO 10 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST-FACING BEACHES...WILL
  LOWER TO 5 TO 8 FT TONIGHT. THE SURF IS DIMINISHING SLOWLY AND
  WILL REMAIN ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. THE
  ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED INTO LATER IN THE WEEK.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

CAZ039-250200-
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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
202 PM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...6 TO 9 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST-FACING BEACHES. THE SURF IS
  DIMINISHING SLOWLY AND WILL REMAIN ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS
  THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

SWEET



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