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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
926 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

.A MODERATELY LARGE LONG-PERIOD SWELL WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
COASTAL FRIDAY. HIGH SURF WILL DEVELOP AT SOME AREA BEACHES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE SWELL WILL SUBSIDE ON SUNDAY.

CAZ034-035-121100-
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SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
926 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO 9 AM
PST SUNDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD TO 8 TO 12 FEET EARLY
  FRIDAY...THEN PEAK AT 10 TO 15 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 18 FEET
  FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. SURF WILL BEGIN TO
  SUBSIDE LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY.

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

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES.

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.

&&

$$

CAZ040-041-087-121100-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
926 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM FRIDAY TO NOON
PST SUNDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 8 FEET FRIDAY...THEN
  PEAK AT 5 TO 10 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SURF
  WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE SLOWLY SUNDAY.

* 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 AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON EXPOSED WEST AND NORTHWEST
  FACING BEACHES. LOCAL SETS TO 12 FEET ARE POSSIBLE NEAR
  VENTURA HARBOR.

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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SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
926 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM PST FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 7 FEET FRIDAY...THEN PERSIST THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY BEFORE
  SLOWLY SUBSIDING.

* HAZARDS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO ELEVATED
  SURF. SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY OVERRUN PREVIOUSLY DRY AREAS
  NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON WEST FACING BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

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