Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
316 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

CAZ040-041-087-250500-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0012.000000T0000Z-170625T0500Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
316 PM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

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

* HAZARDS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND BREAKING WAVES ARE EXPECTED
  THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING DUE TO ELEVATED SURF OF 3 TO 5 FEET.
  THE HIGHEST SURF EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTH FACING BEACHES. AN
  ASTRONOMICAL LARGE HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR LATE THIS EVENING.

* TIDES...ABNORMALLY LARGE HIGH TIDE AROUND 7 FEET WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 10 PM PDT THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING
  ESPECIALLY WITH MORE PEOPLE SEEKING RELIEF FROM THE HOT INLAND
  TEMPERATURES. RIP CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT
  TO SEA. LARGE BREAKING WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES AND
  ROCKS AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEAR SHORE. ABNORMAL POOLING OF
  SEA WATER IS POSSIBLE AROUND HIGH TIDE AT BEACHES AND HARBORS.

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. 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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