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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 20159

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-
600 AM 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... MONNDAY 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 *

* MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT...SEE FZUS76 KLOX - MWSLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

ASR





Dense Fog Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
253 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

CAZ040-041-291600-
/O.NEW.KLOX.FG.Y.0010.150329T1000Z-150329T1600Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VENTURA...OXNARD...CAMARILLO...MALIBU...
SANTA MONICA...BEVERLY HILLS...HOLLYWOOD...LONG BEACH
253 AM PDT SUN MAR 29 2015

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
DENSE FOG ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM PDT THIS
MORNING.

* VISIBILITIES AND TIMING...DENSE FOG WILL RESTRICT VISIBILITY TO
  LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE ON MANY HIGHWAYS...ROADWAYS AND STREETS
  ACROSS THE L.A. AND VENTURA COUNTY COASTS. THE DENSE FOG WILL
  MOST LIKELY OCCUR NEAR THE BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...DENSE FOG WILL MAKE DRIVING HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...REDUCE SPEEDS AND INCREASE FOLLOWING DISTANCE. USE
LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS...AND ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
DESTINATION.

&&

$$

ASR





Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1121 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGHOUT THE WEEKEND...

.A MIXED LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM THE SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE AND WEST-
NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE COASTAL WATERS.
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>041-087-549-550-291430-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0006.000000T0000Z-150329T2300Z/
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-
1121 PM PDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 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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