Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
122 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A FADING 4 TO 7 FOOT WEST NORTHWEST SWELL AT 15 TO 17 SECONDS
WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS TO
THE WEST FACING BEACHES OF SAN DIEGO AND ORANGE COUNTIES THROUGH
THIS EVENING.

CAZ042-043-260200-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-150126T0200Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
122 PM PST SUN JAN 25 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...3 TO 5 FEET...WITH SETS TO 6 FEET.

* LOCATIONS...HIGHEST SURF ALONG WEST FACING BEACHES...
  ESPECIALLY NORTH OF NEWPORT BEACH...BETWEEN LAGUNA BEACH AND
  SAN CLEMENTE...AND SOUTH OF DEL MAR IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY.

* TIMING...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS
  EVENING.

* IMPACTS...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR INEXPERIENCED
  SWIMMERS.

* OUTLOOK...CONDITIONS WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE MONDAY AND TUESDAY.

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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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU. PLEASE VISIT
THE FOLLOWING LINK TO GIVE US FEEDBACK ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT:

HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS





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