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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
305 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING FOR SAN DIEGO AND ORANGE COUNTY BEACHES
THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY...

.A SERIES OF STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEMS WILL GENERATE HIGH SURF
AT THE BEACHES BEGINNING THURSDAY AFTERNOON. EVEN LARGER SURF IS
LIKELY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. SURF WILL LOWER SLIGHTLY ON
SUNDAY...THEN INCREASE AGAIN MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. DAMAGING
SURF...COASTAL EROSION AND FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY. SURF WILL LOWER BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

CAZ043-552-192200-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.W.0001.170120T0000Z-170125T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
305 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 10 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...SURF 4 TO 8 FEET DEVELOPING LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON...INCREASING FRIDAY TO 8 TO 12 FT WITH SETS TO 16
  FEET. SURF SUBSIDING SUNDAY TO 4 TO 8 FT...THEN INCREASING AGAIN
  MONDAY TO 8 TO 12 FT. SURF WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH TUESDAY.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE DURING HIGHEST SURF WILL BE AT 435 AM
  SATURDAY AT 4.6 FT IN LA JOLLA.

* IMPACTS...VERY HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS AT THE BEACHES
  THROUGH TUESDAY. WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND
  ROCKS. LARGE AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING SURF POSSIBLE FRIDAY
  THROUGH SATURDAY AND AGAIN MONDAY INTO TUESDAY...CREATING THE
  POTENTIAL FOR COASTAL EROSION...COASTAL FLOODING...AND DAMAGE
  TO COASTAL STRUCTURES SUCH AS PIERS. COASTAL FLOODING WILL BE
  MOST LIKELY DURING TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. FREQUENT STRONG RIP
  CURRENTS ARE ALSO LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVE
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

&&

$$

JMB

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