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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
526 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

.A SERIES OF LONG PERIOD SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST SWELLS WILL CONTINUE
TO MOVE THROUGH THE SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS
THROUGH AT LEAST SATURDAY. ELEVATED TO HIGH SURF ON SOUTH-FACING
SHORES WILL CONTINUE TO BRING STRONG RIP CURRENTS IN MANY AREAS.
THERE WILL ALSO BE A RISK OF WAVES SUDDENLY WASHING OVER ROCKS OR
JETTIES NEAR THE WATER`S EDGE OR UP ONTO PREVIOUSLY DRY SAND. USE
EXTRA CAUTION ON AREA BEACHES DURING THIS TIME. THE BEACH HAZARDS
MAY PERSIST INTO SUNDAY.

CAZ041-087-251230-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-160626T0000Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
526 PM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT SATURDAY...

* SURF AND HAZARDS...SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES WILL BE 4 TO
  7 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 8 FEET. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO
  EXPECTED.

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

* TIDE...A HIGH TIDE OF NEAR 5 FEET IS EXPECTED AROUND 1230 AM PDT
  SATURDAY MORNING.

* 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 HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

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

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT FRI JUN 24 2016

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-251300-
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 FRI JUN 24 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY

HOT DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE MANY HAZARDS TODAY AND
TONIGHT. WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND THE DESERT WILL MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT. GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CREATE BOATING DANGERS ACROSS THE
OUTER WATERS. THE MOUNTAINS WILL SEE VERY DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS. BEACHGOERS WILL SEE HAZARDOUS SURF AND RIP CURRENTS IN
THE SURF ZONE.

* RED FLAG WARNING...........SEE WWUS86 KLOX - RFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

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

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

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

HOT DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE MANY HAZARDS THROUGH AT
LEAST SUNDAY.  WINDS IN THE MOUNTAINS AND THE DESERT WILL MAKE
DRIVING DIFFICULT. GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CREATE BOATING DANGERS
ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS. THE MOUNTAINS WILL SEE VERY DANGEROUS FIRE
WEATHER CONDITIONS. BEACHGOERS WILL SEE HAZARDOUS SURF AND RIP
CURRENTS IN THE SURF ZONE.

* RED FLAG WARNING...........SEE WWUS86 KLOX - RFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

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

* GALE WARANDTONIGHT.NING...............SEE WHUS76 KLOX - MWWLOX FOR
  DETAILS *

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........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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