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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
951 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...HOT WEATHER CONDITIONS FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

...LOCALLY STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS THROUGH AND BELOW THE MOUNTAIN
PASSES...CANYONS AND ALONG THE COASTAL FOOTHILLS LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.A STRONG RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING ALOFT...IN ADDITION TO
OFFSHORE WINDS...WILL BRING HOT CONDITIONS TO THE LOWER SLOPES OF
THE MOUNTAINS...VALLEYS...AND TO WITHIN A FEW MILES INLAND OF THE
COAST FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. DAY-TIME HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE
10 TO 20 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL IN THESE LOCATIONS...WITH SATURDAY
LIKELY BEING THE HOTTEST DAY. SLOW COOLING WILL BEGIN ALONG THE
COAST ON SUNDAY...BUT IT WILL STILL BE QUITE HOT INLAND.
ADDITIONAL COOLING WILL OCCUR EARLY NEXT WEEK AS THE RIDGE
CONTINUES TO SLOWLY WEAKEN.

THE OFFSHORE WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG AND GUSTY TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH AND BELOW THE CAJON AND SAN GORGONIO
PASSES...AND NEAR THE SANTA ANA FOOTHILLS...WITH GUSTS OF 50 MPH
POSSIBLE AT TIMES. WINDS WILL WEAKEN THURSDAY AFTERNOON...AS
GUSTS IN THESE AREAS LOWER TO 30-35 MPH OR SO.

CAZ042-043-056-058-021300-
/O.CON.KSGX.HT.Y.0004.141003T1800Z-141005T0300Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
RIVERSIDE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
951 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM FRIDAY TO 8 PM PDT
SATURDAY...

* TEMPERATURES...DAY-TIME HIGHS OF 91 TO 97 DEGREES A FEW MILES
  FROM THE BEACHES AND FURTHER INLAND IN THE COASTAL AREAS. DAY-
  TIME HIGHS OF 86 TO 94 DEGREES IN THE LOWER SLOPES OF THE
  MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...HOTTEST CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FROM MID MORNING TO
  LATE AFTERNOON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

* LOCATION...HOT CONDITIONS A FEW MILES FROM THE BEACHES AND
  FURTHER INLAND ALONG THE COAST...AND ALSO BELOW 4500 FOOT
  ELEVATION IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...HEAT CAN BE STRESSFUL TO ANIMALS AND HUMANS...
  MAKING IT HARD FOR THE BODY TO ACCLIMATE AND REMAIN HYDRATED.
  WITHOUT PRECAUTIONS EVEN HEALTHY ADULTS COULD EXPERIENCE HEAT
  STRESS AND ILLNESS.

* OUTLOOK...TEMPERATURES WILL LOWER SLIGHTLY ON SUNDAY...AND
  CONTINUE TO GRADUALLY LOWER THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE... RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING.  KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE.  WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION.   HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL 911.

&&

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
124 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS AT THE BEACHES THIS
WEEKEND...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL MOVING INTO THE COASTAL
WATERS WILL GENERATE ELEVATED SURF OF 3 TO 5 FEET WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER SETS ON SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES FRIDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY. ELEVATED SURF AND THE LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL RESULT IN
STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS AS WELL. SWELL AND SURF WILL
BEGIN TO LOWER BY EARLY MONDAY.

CAZ042-043-020800-
/O.NEW.KSGX.BH.S.0022.141003T1200Z-141006T0900Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
124 PM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS...WHICH
IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 5 FEET WITH SETS TO 6 FEET...HIGHEST ON
  SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF ORANGE AND SAN DIEGO COUNTIES.

* TIMING...EARLY FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS
  WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR
  INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

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THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU.
PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING LINK TO GIVE US FEEDBACK
ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT:

HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS





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