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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
609 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS SOUTH FACING
BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TROPICAL STORM LOWELL WAS AROUND 900 MILES SOUTHWEST OF LOS
ANGELES THIS EVENING. THE SWELL RESULTING FROM THE TROPICAL STORM WILL
CONTINUE TO BRING LARGE SURF TO SOUTH FACING BEACHES OF LOS
ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH SUNDAY. IN ADDITION...STRONG
RIP CURRENTS WILL AFFECT AREA BEACHES THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH
SNEAKER WAVES LIKELY ON ROCKS AND JETTIES.

AN EVEN LARGER SOUTHERLY SWELL AND SURF EVENT IS BEING PROJECTED
BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS TROPICAL STORM MARIE IS EXPECTED TO
INTENSIFY INTO A MAJOR HURRICANE ACROSS THE EASTERN PACIFIC.

CAZ040-041-087-231100-
/O.COR.KLOX.SU.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-140825T0000Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA ISLAND-
609 PM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

* SURF...5 TO 7 FEET WITH MAXIMUM BREAKERS UP TO 9 FEET ON SOUTH
  FACING BEACHES THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. LOCAL SETS OF 10
  FEET OR GREATER WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES NEAR PORT HUENEME IN
  VENTURA COUNTY. SURF WILL DIMINISH SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.

* LOCATION...SOUTH FACING BEACHES WILL BE MOST AFFECTED INCLUDING
  ZUMA...MALIBU...AND CABRILLO BEACHES IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AS
  WELL AS POINT MUGU AND PORT HUENEME IN VENTURA COUNTY. THERE
  WILL ALSO BE LONG SHORE CURRENTS THAT COULD AFFECT WEST FACING
  BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG SHORE CURRENTS WILL
  CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR
  INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS. SNEAKER WAVES CAN BRING UNEXPECTEDLY
  LARGE WAVES ACROSS ROCKS AND JETTIES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

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

&&

$$

GOMBERG/SMITH

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT FRI AUG 22 2014

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-231300-
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 AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM TROPICAL STORM LOWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
ELEVATED SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS TO SOUTH FACING BEACHES OF
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH THIS MORNING. HIGH SURF
ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT AFTER 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING. SURF WILL
INCREASE TO 4 TO 7 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON WITH LOCAL SETS TO 9 FEET
ACROSS SOUTH FACING BEACHES FOR LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES.

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

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM TROPICAL STORM LOWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BRING
HIGH SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS TO SOUTH FACING BEACHES IN
LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH SUNDAY. DURING THE PEAK OF
THE EVENT...LOCAL SETS UP TO  9 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS FAVORED
SOUTH FACING BEACHES.

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

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

KAPLAN





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