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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
323 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL ARRIVING TODAY WILL GENERATE
HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES OF ORANGE AND SAN
DIEGO COUNTIES. SURF WILL BUILD TODAY AND PEAK SATURDAY INTO
EARLY SUNDAY. SWELL AND SURF WILL SLOWLY LOWER ON SUNDAY.

CAZ043-552-122200-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.Y.0007.160212T1800Z-160215T0400Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
323 AM PST FRI FEB 12 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 8 PM PST SUNDAY...

* SWELL...8 TO 9 FT AT 17 TO 18 SECONDS FROM THE WEST-NORTHWEST
  AROUND 290 DEGREES.

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FT TODAY...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT BY
  SATURDAY. LOCAL SETS TO 8 FT NORTH OF NEWPORT BEACH AND SOUTH OF
  DEL MAR. SURF SLOWLY LOWERING SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS ALSO
  POSSIBLE. LARGER WAVES MAY OVER-TOP JETTIES OR SEA WALLS AT
  TIMES.

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.

&&

$$

SS

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