Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1201 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF EXPECTED THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY...

.A LARGE LONG-PERIOD SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH THIS
WEEK. HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL LIKELY IMPACT WEST
AND NORTHWEST-FACING BEACHES THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.

CAZ034-035-240315-
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SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
1201 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...SURF OF 12 TO 18 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST-
  FACING BEACHES...WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.
  THIS ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED THURSDAY OR FRIDAY AS THE
  SWELL IS EXPECTED TO LINGER.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMER AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. BREAKING
  WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY...WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES OR ROCKS AND
  CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEARSHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

CAZ040-041-087-240315-
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VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
1201 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...SURF OF 7 TO 12 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST-FACING
  BEACHES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
  THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. BREAKING WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY...
  WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES OR ROCKS AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS
  NEARSHORE. MODERATE BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

CAZ039-240315-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170125T0200Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
1201 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...SURF OF 6 TO 9 FEET...HIGHEST ON WEST-FACING
  BEACHES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
  THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. BREAKING WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY...
  WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES OR ROCKS AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS
  NEARSHORE. MODERATE BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT
REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION
FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT... SWIM BACK TO
SHORE. IF TIRED... FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP
CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE... FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE
FOR HELP.

&&

$$

HALL


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