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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1237 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR WEST FACING BEACHES
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.LARGE NORTHWEST HAS CAUSED HIGH SURF TO DEVELOP ON WEST AND
NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF SAN LUIS OBISPO AND WESTERN SANTA
BARBARA COUNTIES. BREAKERS OF 10 TO 14 FEET ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
THIS EVENING. SOME SWELL ENERGY HAS MOVED INTO THE INNER WATERS
SOUTH OF POINT CONCEPTION. THIS SWELL ENERGY...AND WAVES GENERATED
BY STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE INNER WATERS WILL BRING HIGH SURF
CONDITIONS TO WEST FACING BEACHES OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES
COUNTIES AS WELL. SURF IS EXPECTED TO AVERAGE 4 TO 7 FEET ON
EXPOSED WEST FACING BEACHES.

WIND GENERATED WAVES ON TOP OF MODERATELY HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES
MAY CAUSE SOME LOCAL FLOODING OF SUSCEPTIBLE LOW LYING AREAS NEAR
THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING.

CAZ034-035-260300-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-141226T0300Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
1237 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...10 TO 14 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...LOCAL BEACH EROSION AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
  WITH DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. WAVES MAY OVER TOP
  JETTIES. THERE COULD BE SOME LOCAL FLOODING IN SUSCEPTIBLE LOW
  LYING AREAS NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

CAZ040-260300-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-141226T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
1237 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...4 TO 7 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...LOCAL BEACH EROSION AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
  WITH DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. WAVES MAY OVER TOP
  JETTIES. THERE COULD BE SOME LOCAL FLOODING IN SUSCEPTIBLE LOW
  LYING AREAS NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

CAZ041-087-260300-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-141226T0300Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA ISLAND-
1237 PM PST THU DEC 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM PST THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...4 TO 7 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...LOCAL BEACH EROSION AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
  WITH DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. WAVES MAY OVER TOP
  JETTIES. THERE COULD BE SOME LOCAL FLOODING IN SUSCEPTIBLE LOW
  LYING AREAS NEAR THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

SWEET





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