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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
105 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL MOVING INTO THE COASTAL WATERS
FRIDAY WILL GENERATE HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS AT THE
BEACHES OF ORANGE AND SAN DIEGO COUNTIES. SURF WILL BUILD DURING
THE DAY FRIDAY AND PEAK SATURDAY INTO EARLY SUNDAY. SWELL AND
SURF WILL SLOWLY LOWER ON SUNDAY.

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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
105 PM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 8 PM PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM FRIDAY TO 8 PM PST
SUNDAY.

* CHANGES SINCE LAST ISSUANCE...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT UPGRADED
  TO A HIGH SURF ADVISORY DUE TO HIGHER FORECASTED SURF.

* SWELL...8 TO 9 FT AT 17 TO 18 SECONDS FROM THE WEST-NORTHWEST
  AROUND 290 DEGREES.

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FT FRIDAY MORNING...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7
  FT BY SATURDAY. LOCAL SETS 8 TO 9 FT POSSIBLE NORTH OF NEWPORT
  BEACH AND SOUTH OF DEL MAR. SURF LOWERING SLOWLY SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS ALSO
  POSSIBLE. LARGER WAVES MAY OVER-TOP JETTIES OR SEA WALLS AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

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