Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
636 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH SURF FOR THE CENTRAL COAST AND VENTURA COUNTY BEACHES
TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...

.A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL AFFECT THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA
COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...BRINGING HIGH SURF TO
MANY BEACHES ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST AND VENTURA COUNTY. THE SURF
IS EXPECTED TO PEAK ON TUESDAY...WITH WAVES OF 10 TO 12 FEET ON
THE CENTRAL COAST AND UP TO 7 FEET ON VENTURA COUNTY BEACHES. THE
HIGHEST SURF WILL BE ON WEST TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES. IN
ADDITION...THERE WILL BE AN INCREASING RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND MINOR COASTAL FLOODING.

CAZ040-211245-
/O.EXB.KLOX.SU.Y.0021.141021T1200Z-141022T0400Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
636 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 PM PDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM TO 9 PM PDT
TUESDAY.

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF OF 4 TO 7 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 8 FEET
  WILL AFFECT WEST TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURF CONDITIONS AND A HIGH
  RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. SNEAKER WAVES...WHICH ARE MUCH LARGER
  WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY INUNDATE JETTIES... ROCKS...AND
  BEACHES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...CAN PRESENT A LIFE-THREATENING
  HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

CAZ034-035-211245-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-141022T1800Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
636 PM PDT MON OCT 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 14
  FEET WILL AFFECT WEST TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES THIS EVENING
  THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE SURF WILL BE LARGEST ON TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURF CONDITIONS AND A HIGH
  RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. SNEAKER WAVES...WHICH ARE MUCH LARGER
  WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY INUNDATE JETTIES... ROCKS...AND
  BEACHES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...CAN PRESENT A LIFE-THREATENING
  HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

SMITH

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