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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-261300-
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 SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH SURF WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT BEACHES ON THE CENTRAL COAST TONIGHT.
THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON CENTRAL COAST BEACHES
TONIGHT.

LOCALLY GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AFFECT LOCATIONS THROUGH AND BELOW
PASSES AND CANYONS ACROSS SOUTHERN SANTA BARBARA COUNTY...AND
THROUGH THE INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR TONIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES ON THE CENTRAL COAST SUNDAY...WITH
ELEVATED SURF ON WEST FACING BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA
COUNTIES. THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL AREA
BEACHES SUNDAY.

GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL AFFECT THE CENTRAL COAST SUNDAY
AFTERNOON. GUSTY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS WILL AFFECT LOCATIONS
THROUGH AND BELOW PASSES AND CANYONS ACROSS SOUTHERN SANTA BARBARA
COUNTY...AND THROUGH THE INTERSTATE 5 CORRIDOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND
EARLY MONDAY.

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS SUNDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

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

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$






Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
244 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH SURF CONDITIONS FOR THE CENTRAL COAST THIS EVENING
   THROUGH SUNDAY...

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS FOR LOS ANGELES AND
   VENTURA BEACHES SUNDAY...

.A BUILDING WESTERLY SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS
TONIGHT...AND REMAIN THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS WESTERLY SWELL
WILL BRING HIGH SURF CONDITIONS TO THE CENTRAL COAST TONIGHT
AND SUNDAY...AND ELEVATED SURF CONDITIONS TO THE WEST FACING
BEACHES OF VENTURA AND LOS ANGELES COUNTIES ON SUNDAY. ALONG
WITH THE HIGH SURF...DANGEROUS RIP AND LONG-SHORE CURRENTS
POTENTIAL WILL INCREASE.

CAZ040-041-252000-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0021.141026T1200Z-141027T1200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
244 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
  MAXIMUM SETS TO 7 FEET ON EXPOSED WEST FACING BEACHES...ALONG
  WITH AN INCREASING RISK OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG-SHORE
  CURRENTS.

* IMPACTS...THE ELEVATED SURF WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS SWIMMING
  AND HAZARDOUS SURF CONDITIONS FOR INEXPERIENCED SURFERS...AND
  AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD OF DANGEROUS CURRENTS IN THE SURF
  ZONE.

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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