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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT TUE JUN 28 2016

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-291300-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
600 AM PDT TUE JUN 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE LA AND VENTURA
MOUNTAINS TODAY AS WELL AS THE ANTELOPE VALLEY. THERE WILL CONTINUE
TO BE ABOVE NORMAL HEAT ACROSS THE INTERIOR. STRONG RIP CURRENTS
WILL AFFECT AREA BEACHES

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

STRONG RIP CURRENTSWILL AFFECT AREA BEACHES THROUGH SUNDAY.

$$

RORKE



Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
807 PM PDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE WATERS ON
WEDNESDAY...RESULTING IN BUILDING SURF AND AN INCREASING RISK OF
STRONG RIP CURRENTS. THE SURF MAY REACH HIGH SURF THRESHOLDS BY
THURSDAY...AND THE ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE
EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

CAZ040-041-087-291200-
/O.NEW.KLOX.BH.S.0023.160629T1900Z-160702T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
807 PM PDT TUE JUN 28 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS...SURF BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
  AND TO 4 TO 6 FEET OR HIGHER ON THURSDAY. POWERFUL BREAKERS ARE
  EXPECTED DUE TO THE LONG PERIOD OF THE SWELL...ALONG WITH STRONG
  RIP CURRENTS AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS. SNEAKER WAVES WILL ALSO BE
  POSSIBLE DURING THIS TIME.

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL BE ON SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
  FACING BEACHES. STRONG CURRENTS WILL AFFECT SOUTH TO WEST
  FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. SNEAKER
  WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF OF ROCKS AND JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND WAVES
ARE EXPECTED DUE TO ELEVATED SURF.DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND
WAVES ARE EXPECTED DUE TO ELEVATED SURF.OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD
BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$



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