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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
200 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL COMBINED WITH A MODERATE PERIOD
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE ABOVE AVERAGE SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS TODAY.

CAZ043-552-020400-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
200 AM PDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM THIS
EVENING...

* SWELL AND SURF...A 3 FOOT LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM 190
  DEGREES WILL GENERATE 4 TO 6 FOOT SURF ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES
  AND 3 TO 5 FOOT SURF ON SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. STRONG RIP AND
  LONGSHORE CURRENTS MAY PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA.
  SNEAKER WAVES MAY WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

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