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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
939 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR THE CENTRAL COAST THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...

...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND WAVE CONDITIONS AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.A LARGE WEST TO NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BRING HIGH SURF TO THE
CENTRAL COAST THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY. THIS SWELL WILL ALSO BRING
DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS TO AREA BEACHES AS WELL AS BREAKING WAVES
OVER ROCK JETTIES.

CAZ039>041-021000-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0006.000000T0000Z-150402T1000Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
939 PM PDT WED APR 1 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT
THURSDAY...

* HAZARDS...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND BREAKING WAVES ON COASTAL
  ROCK JETTIES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR 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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-021300-
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 WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG WINDS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS...THE VALLEYS...THE CENTRAL COAST
AND THE ANTELOPE VALLEY WILL CREATE LOCAL DRIVING HAZARDS. THERE
WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL BEACHES TODAY AND
TONIGHT. GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CREATE BOATING HAZARDS ACROSS THE
OUTER WATERS.

* WIND ADVISORY..............SEE WWUS76 KLOX - NPWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* GALE WARNING...............SEE WHUS76 KLOX - MWWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

* BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

STRONG WINDS THROUGH AND BELOW PASSES AND CANYONS WILL CREATE LOCAL
DRIVING HAZARDS THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON. THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK
OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL BEACHES THROUGH FRIDAY. GALE FORCE WINDS WILL
CREATE BOATING HAZARDS ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS THROUGH EARLY
THURSDAY.

* GALE WARNING...............SEE WHUS76 KLOX - MWWLOX FOR DETAILS *

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

* BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

RORKE








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