Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
512 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY...

.A LARGE LONG-PERIOD SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH THE
WEEK. HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL IMPACT WEST AND
NORTHWEST-FACING BEACHES THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.

CAZ034-035-232115-
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SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
512 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF... 12 TO 18 FEET... HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST-FACING
  BEACHES. THE SURF IS DIMINISHING SLOWLY AND WILL REMAIN ABOVE
  ADVISORY LEVELS THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY. 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.

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.

&&

$$

CAZ040-041-087-232115-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
512 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF... 7 TO 12 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST-FACING BEACHES. THE SURF
  IS DIMINISHING SLOWLY AND WILL REMAIN ABOVE ADVISORY LEVELS
  THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY. 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.

&&

$$

CAZ039-232115-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170125T0200Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
512 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

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

&&

$$
/KJ/ASR



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