Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
422 PM PST Thu Dec 14 2017


CAZ101-103-104-109-150600-
/O.CON.KEKA.BH.S.0010.000000T0000Z-171215T0600Z/
Coastal Del Norte-Northern Humboldt Coast-Southwestern Humboldt-
Mendocino Coast-
422 PM PST Thu Dec 14 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...The highest sneaker wave risk through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Larger surf at offshore breaks and an enhanced risk
  of sneaker waves on northwest California beaches. Steep
  beaches will have a higher risk of sneaker wave activity with
  greater wave run-up onto beaches. Large waves will also wash
  over jetties and rock outcroppings that may normally stay dry.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS
CREATE LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. CAUTION
SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO
THE OCEAN!

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