Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Diego, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
520 AM PDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARD STATEMENT FOR STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS
AND MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...

.AN ELEVATED SOUTH SWELL FROM 170 DEGREES AND LARGE TIDAL SWINGS
WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS
TODAY. HIGH TIDES ABOVE 7 FEET MAY PRODUCE MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW
EACH EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY.

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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
520 AM PDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
EVENING...

* SURF...3 TO 6 FT AT ORANGE COUNTY BEACHES AND OCEANSIDE
  NORTHWARD IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY. SURF WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE
  TODAY.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE OF AROUND 7 TO 7.3 FEET TONIGHT AT 909
  PM...AND AROUND 6.9 TO 7.2 FEET SATURDAY NIGHT AT 955 PM. LOWEST
  TIDES WILL BE AROUND -1 TO -1.5 FEET SATURDAY AT 424 AM.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS WILL INCREASE THE
  RISK OF DROWNING...ESPECIALLY FOR INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS. HIGH
  TIDES ABOVE 7 FEET MAY PRODUCE MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW FOR LOW
  LYING AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW MEANS THAT
HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES MAY PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW-LYING
AREAS ALONG THE BEACH SUCH AS BEACH PARKING LOTS. COASTAL
OFFICIALS SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES TO
SAFEGUARD THEIR BEACHES.

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