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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
949 PM PDT MON OCT 16 2017

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...

A LONG PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL FROM 200 DEGREES WILL
GENERATE ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY. SWELL AND SURF WILL LOWER SLIGHTLY ON THURSDAY.

CAZ043-552-171300-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0018.171017T1300Z-171019T0300Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
949 PM PDT MON OCT 16 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PDT
TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FT WITH SETS TO 7 FT ALONG SOUTHWEST
  FACING BEACHES NORTH OF DEL MAR.

* TIMING...BUILDING TONIGHT AND PEAKING TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. LARGE
  BREAKING WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND ROCKS, AND
  CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEAR SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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