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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
246 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

CAZ041-087-141900-
/O.EXT.KLOX.SU.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160215T0100Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
246 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* SURF...SURF OF 5 TO 8 FEET TODAY WILL SUBSIDE TO 4 TO 7 FEET
  LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
  THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH
  PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCK JETTIES.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON EXPOSED WEST FACING
  BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

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

&&

$$

CAZ040-141900-
/O.EXT.KLOX.SU.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160215T0100Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
246 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* SURF...SURF OF 7 TO 10 FEET TODAY WILL SUBSIDE TO 5 TO 8 FEET
  LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE
  THE RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH
  PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCK JETTIES. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS
  POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON EXPOSED WEST FACING
  BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

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

&&

$$

CAZ034-035-141900-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-160215T0100Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
246 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* SURF...SURF OF 10 TO 15 FEET TODAY WILL SUBSIDE TO 8 TO 12 FEET
  LATER THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...LARGE WAVES AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE THE
  RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. SNEAKER WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE
  OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCK JETTIES. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS
  POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

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

&&

$$

CAZ039-141900-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0007.000000T0000Z-160214T2000Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-
246 AM PST SUN FEB 14 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON PST
TODAY...

* HAZARDS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND WAVES ARE EXPECTED DUE TO
  ELEVATED SURF OF 3 TO 6 FEET ON WEST FACING BEACHES. THE SURF
  AND THREAT OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL DECREASE IN THE
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMER AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. SNEAKER
  WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCK
  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.

&&

$$

ASR



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