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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1248 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...A HIGH SURF ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
THROUGH 7 PM THURSDAY EVENING...

.A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL GENERATED BY A STORM SYSTEM BLASTING ONTO
THE WEST COAST WILL CAUSE HIGH SURF ALONG THE WEST AND NORTHWEST
FACING BEACHES OF SAN LUIS OBISPO AND WESTERN SANTA BARBARA
COUNTIES. BREAKERS OF 10 TO 14 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM LATE
THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING. IN ADDITION...ALTHOUGH THE
SWELL IS TOO NORTHERLY FOR HIGH SURF CONDITIONS SOUTH OF POINT
CONCEPTION...STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE INNER WATERS COMBINED WITH
ELEVATED SURF WILL LEAD TO A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES. A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT IS IN EFFECT FOR THOSE LOCATIONS.

CAZ034-035-250500-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0029.141225T0600Z-141226T0300Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
1248 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 7 PM PST THURSDAY.

* SURF...10 TO 14 FEET.

* TIMING...10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM THURSDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...LOCALIZED BEACH
  EROSION AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

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.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

CAZ040-250500-
/O.NEW.KLOX.BH.S.0026.141225T1000Z-141226T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
1248 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

* TIMING...2 AM THURSDAY MORNING TO 7 PM THURSDAY EVENING.

* LOCATION...WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS AND WAVES CRASHING OVER
  JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

CAZ041-250500-
/O.NEW.KLOX.BH.S.0026.141225T1000Z-141226T0300Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
1248 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

* TIMING...2 AM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH 7 PM THURSDAY EVENING.

* LOCATION...WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS AND WAVES CRASHING OVER
  JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

SWEET





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