Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
745 AM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS FOR SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA
BEACHES NOW THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ELEVATED SURF TO
AREA BEACHES THROUGH TUESDAY...ALONG WITH STRONG RIP CURRENTS.
SOUTH OF POINT CONCEPTION...THE LARGER SURF WILL BE ON SOUTH AND
SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES. THERE HAVE BEEN SEVERAL REPORTS OF
TREACHEROUS RIP CURRENT CONDITIONS OCCURRING RECENTLY INCLUDING
ZUMA AND PORT HUENEME BEACHES.

CAZ034-035-021545-
/O.CAN.KLOX.BH.S.0017.000000T0000Z-160502T1700Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
745 AM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS CANCELLED
THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPROVE TODAY. RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL
POSSIBLE AT ANY TIME.

&&

$$

CAZ040-041-087-022245-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
745 AM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

* HAZARDS...SURF FROM 2 TO 4 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 5 FEET
  THROUGH TUESDAY. THERE WILL ALSO BE STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND
  LONGSHORE CURRENTS.

* 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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

SWEET



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