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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
433 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

CAZ001-002-221245-
REDWOOD COAST-MENDOCINO COAST-
433 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RAIN SHOWERS WILL OCCUR TODAY. THE SHOWERS MAY PRODUCE LOCAL
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS. HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES ARE EXPECTED
TODAY PERSISTENT SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE KEEPING TIDES 0.5 TO 1 FT
ABOVE PREDICTED LEVELS. THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE MINOR SALT WATER
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS ON THE NORTHWEST CA COAST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES ARE EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF
THE WEEK. PERSISTENT SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE KEEPING TIDES 0.5 TO 1 FT
ABOVE PREDICTED LEVELS. THIS WILL LIKELY CAUSE MINOR SALT WATER
FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS ON THE NORTHWEST CA COAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
718 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

CAZ001-002-212100-
/O.NEW.KEKA.CF.Y.0009.141221T1700Z-141221T2100Z/
REDWOOD COAST-MENDOCINO COAST-
718 AM PST SUN DEC 21 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES...ALREADY ABOVE
  NORMAL WATER LEVELS...AND WESTERLY SWELL WILL LEAD TO MINOR
  FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE REDWOOD AND MENDOCINO
  COASTS. THE WATER LEVEL IS EXPECTED TO PEAK AT AROUND 9 FEET
  ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER LEVEL AT THE NORTH SPIT TIDE
  GAUGE...AROUND 1 FOOT ABOVE THE PREDICTED TIDE LEVEL.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE IS AT 1025 AM AT THE HUMBOLDT BAY NORTH SPIT
  TIDE GAUGE. FLOODING MAY BEGIN AN HOUR BEFORE OR CONTINUE FOR AN
  HOUR OR TWO AFTER HIGH TIDE.

* IMPACTS...LOW LYING AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDING...BUT NOT LIMITED TO...ROADWAYS IN KING SALMON AND THE
  ARCATA BOTTOMS. IN ADDITION HIGH SURF AND STRONG WINDS WILL PUSH
  WATER MUCH HIGHER UP THE EXPOSED BEACHES. THIS MAY IMPACT
  EXPOSED AREAS OF HIGHWAY 101.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

$$



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