Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS San Francisco Bay Area, CA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
428 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

A VERY LARGE SWELL TRAIN WILL ARRIVE ALONG THE COAST FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY. PEAK SWELLS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY WITH SWELL HEIGHTS AS HIGH AS 24
TO 28 FEET AT 14 TO 15 SECOND PERIODS.


CAZ006-505-509-529-530-200400-
/O.NEW.KMTR.SU.W.0001.170120T2000Z-170122T0000Z/
SAN FRANCISCO-
COASTAL NORTH BAY INCLUDING POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE-
SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-NORTHERN MONTEREY BAY-
SOUTHERN MONTEREY BAY AND BIG SUR COAST-
428 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 4 PM PST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN FRANCISCO HAS ISSUED A HIGH
SURF WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 4 PM PST
SATURDAY.

* WAVES AND SURF...WEST SWELL INCREASING TO 16 TO 20 FEET FRIDAY
  AFTERNOON AND AS HIGH AS 24 TO 28 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT AND
  SATURDAY. SWELL PERIOD 14 TO 15 SECONDS.

* TIMING...FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY

* IMPACTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES...STRONG RIP CURRENTS...AND
  SNEAKER WAVES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVE
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

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