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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
748 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...HIGH SURF EXPECTED ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF THE
CENTRAL COAST THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

.Large and long period northwest swell over the coastal waters
will continue through Sunday morning. This will create high surf
on west and northwest facing beaches on the Central Coast through
the period. Surf is expected to peak at 10 to 15 feet late tonight
through early Saturday night, then slowly subside late Saturday
night and early Sunday. Large breaking waves are possible near the
entrance to Morro Bay Harbor.

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San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
748 PM PST Fri Dec 15 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PST SUNDAY...

* SURF...Surf will peak at 10 to 15 feet late tonight through
  early Saturday night, then slowly subside to 4 to 8 feet by mid
  morning Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Large, powerful and dangerous waves with strong
  currents will create an increased risk of drowning. Sneaker
  waves can suddenly wash over previously dry beaches and
  jetties. There will also be a high risk of life-threatening
  rip currents. Damaging breaking waves are possible near the
  entrance to Morro Bay harbor.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught
in a rip current, relax and float. Don`t swim against the
current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If
unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$

Hall



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