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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
259 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-301300-
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-
259 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

THERE WILL BE ELEVATED SURF ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES TODAY AND
TONIGHT. THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL BEACHES
TODAY AND TONIGHT. PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE
QUARTER MILE OR LESS ACROSS COASTAL SECTIONS OF LOS ANGELES AND
VENTURA COUNTIES THROUGH MID MORNING.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THERE WILL BE ELEVATED SURF ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES SUNDAY INTO
MONDAY. THERE WILL BE A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ON ALL BEACHES
MONDAY. GALE FORCE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE OUTER WATERS MONDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

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

$$

HALL





Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
319 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A MIXED LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE AND
BUILDING WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE
COASTAL WATERS THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. BEACHGOERS SHOULD EXPECT
ELEVATED SURF AND FREQUENT STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LOCAL LONG-
SHORE CURRENTS AS WELL. THERE WILL BE LONG LULLS BETWEEN THE
LARGER WAVES. BEACHGOERS SHOULD AVOID WALKING ON ROCKS OR JETTIES
NEAR THE WATERS EDGE AND NEVER TURN THEIR BACK ON THE OCEAN.

CAZ039>041-087-549-550-300500-
/O.EXT.KLOX.BH.S.0006.000000T0000Z-150331T0600Z/
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-SANTA CRUZ AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
319 PM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 FEET WITH
  OCCASIONAL SETS TO 6 FEET. FREQUENT STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND
  STRONG LONG-SHORE CURRENTS ARE LIKELY.

* TIDES...THE LOWER HIGH TIDE IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR IN THE
  EVENING WITH THE HIGHER HIGH TIDE OCCURRING IN THE EARLY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ELEVATED SURF WILL BRING STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND
  LONG- SHORE CURRENTS TO AREA BEACHES ALONG WITH A RISK OF
  SNEAKER WAVES. LONG PERIOD SWELL ALSO CAUSES MORE POWERFUL
  SURF AND A POTENTIAL FOR MINOR BEACH EROSION DURING TIMES OF
  HIGH TIDE.

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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