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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
310 PM 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-
310 PM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN INCREASE IN WEST TO NORTHWEST SWELL WILL AFFECT BEACHES ON THE
CENTRAL COAST AND SOME BEACHES OF SOUTH OF POINT CONCEPTION STARTING
TONIGHT.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX 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... SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES ON THE CENTRAL COAST THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...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.

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE OUTER WATERS SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT.

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

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

$$

SUKUP






Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1239 PM 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 PERSIST 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.

CAZ040-041-260500-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0021.141026T1200Z-141027T1200Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
1239 PM 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 4 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 8 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.

&&

$$

SMITH/RAT

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