Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
217 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

.A LONG PERIOD WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL START TO SUBSIDE ACROSS
THE AREA. HIGH SURF WILL LINGER FOR THE CENTRAL COAST THROUGH
THIS MORNING.

CAZ034-035-061400-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-160206T1400Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
217 AM PST SAT FEB 6 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM PST EARLY THIS
MORNING...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF OF 10 TO 15 FEET WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE
  THROUGH THIS MORNING. THE LARGEST SURF WILL BE ON EXPOSED WEST
  TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF MAY CAUSE MINOR BEACH EROSION AND
  STRONG RIP CURRENTS THAT WILL CREATE A RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING.
  SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY OVERRUN PREVIOUSLY DRY BEACHES AND
  JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

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