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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
146 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THIS WEEKEND...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL COMBINED WITH A MODERATE PERIOD
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PRODUCE ABOVE AVERAGE SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS THIS WEEKEND.

CAZ043-552-010500-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
146 PM PDT SAT APR 30 2016

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

* SWELL AND SURF...A 3-FOOT LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM 190
  DEGREES WILL GENERATE 4 TO 6 FOOT SURF ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES
  AND 3 TO 5 FOOT SURF ON SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* TIMING...SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  THAT CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. POSSIBLE
  SNEAKER WAVES THAT CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

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