Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
1115 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...MODERATE RISK FOR SNEAKER WAVES THIS MORNING...

.A WESTERLY SWELL AROUND 17 SECONDS WILL BUILD TO 4 TO 6 FEET
THIS MORNING RESULTING IN ENHANCED WAVE RUN-UP ONTO BEACHES.

CAZ101-103-104-262015-
/O.CON.KEKA.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-170226T2000Z/
COASTAL DEL NORTE-NORTHERN HUMBOLDT COAST-SOUTHWESTERN HUMBOLDT-
1115 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

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

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST SNEAKER WAVE RISK WILL BE THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...LARGER SURF AT OFFSHORE BREAKS AND AN ENHANCED RISK
  OF SNEAKER WAVES ON NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA BEACHES. STEEP
  BEACHES WILL HAVE A HIGHER RISK OF SNEAKER WAVE ACTIVITY WITH
  GREATER WAVE RUN-UP ONTO BEACHES. LARGE WAVES WILL ALSO WASH
  OVER JETTIES AND ROCK OUTCROPPINGS THAT MAY NORMALLY STAY DRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP A RESPECTFUL DISTANCE FROM THE OCEAN. AVOID CLIMBING ROCKS...
JETTIES...OUTCROPPINGS...ETC. AVOID STEEPLY SLOPED BEACHES.
NEVER TURN YOUR BACK ON THE OCEAN.

&&

$$

CAZ109-262100-
/O.CON.KEKA.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-170226T2100Z/
MENDOCINO COAST-
1115 AM PST SUN FEB 26 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST SNEAKER WAVE RISK WILL BE FROM THIS
  MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...LARGER SURF AT OFFSHORE BREAKS AND AN ENHANCED RISK
  OF SNEAKER WAVES ON NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA BEACHES. STEEP
  BEACHES WILL HAVE A HIGHER RISK OF SNEAKER WAVE ACTIVITY WITH
  GREATER WAVE RUN-UP ONTO BEACHES. LARGE WAVES WILL ALSO WASH
  OVER JETTIES AND ROCK OUTCROPPINGS THAT MAY NORMALLY STAY DRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP A RESPECTFUL DISTANCE FROM THE OCEAN. AVOID CLIMBING ROCKS...
JETTIES...OUTCROPPINGS...ETC. AVOID STEEPLY SLOPED BEACHES.
NEVER TURN YOUR BACK ON THE OCEAN.

&&

$$


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