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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
520 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR SAN DIEGO AND ORANGE COUNTY BEACHES
THROUGH TUESDAY...

...LIGHTNING THREAT AT THE BEACHES THROUGH 8 PM...

.LARGE AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING SURF WILL BATTER THE BEACHES
THROUGH SATURDAY. COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION ARE POSSIBLE
DURING THIS TIME. THE SURF WILL LOWER BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AT THE BEACHES THROUGH EARLY
EVENING.

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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
520 PM PST FRI JAN 20 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...SURF INCREASING TO 8 TO 12 FT WITH SETS TO 16 FEET
  TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. SURF SUBSIDING SUNDAY THROUGH
  TUESDAY TO 6 TO 9 FT WITH SETS TO 12 FT. SURF WILL LIKELY
  DIMINISH BELOW HIGH SURF THRESHOLDS BY WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING FOR BEACH LIGHTNING...THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE WILL BE 4.6 FT AT 435 AM SATURDAY...4.8
  FT AT 520 AM SUNDAY...5.1 FT AT 559 AM MONDAY...AND 5.4 FT AT
  634 AM TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION. DAMAGE TO COASTAL
  STRUCTURES SUCH AS PIERS. STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS
  SWIMMING CONDITIONS. LARGE WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND
  ROCKS. CLOUD-TO-WATER AND CLOUD-TO-GROUND LIGHTNING POSSIBLE.

* REPORTS...8 FOOT WAVES WERE REPORTED AT HUNTINGTON BEACH...SAN
  CLEMENTE PIER AND SOLANA BEACH AT 4 PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVE
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR BEACH LIGHTNING MEANS THAT THERE IS
THE POTENTIAL FOR CLOUD TO GROUND OR CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING
STRIKES WHICH COULD RESULT IN INJURY OR DEATH. MOVE INDOORS UNTIL
THE STORM PASSES AND STAY AWAY FROM METAL OBJECTS.

&&

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