Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Diego, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
126 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A LONG-PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL FROM 290 DEGREES PEAKED AROUND 9
FEET AT 18 SECONDS THIS MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THIS
THROUGH TONIGHT. ELEVATED SURF WILL CONTINUE ALONG WEST-FACING
BEACHES NORTH OF NEWPORT BEACH AND SOUTH OF DEL MAR THROUGH THIS
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL OCCUR AS WELL...RESULTING IN
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

CAZ043-552-060600-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
126 PM PST FRI FEB 5 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SWELL...8 TO 9 FEET AT 18 SECONDS FROM THE NORTHWEST AROUND
  290 DEGREES.

* SURF...3 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 7 FEET. HIGHEST SURF
  NORTH OF NEWPORT BEACH AND SOUTH OF DEL MAR.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS ALSO
  POSSIBLE. LARGER WAVES MAY OVER-TOP JETTIES OR SEA WALLS AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

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