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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
111 PM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...ELEVATED TO HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE DANGEROUS SURF
AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS...WITH SURF GRADUALLY DIMINISHING THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

CAZ043-270300-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0018.000000T0000Z-160627T0300Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
111 PM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FEET. HIGHEST SURF NORTH OF CARLSBAD.

* TIDES...LA JOLLA...HIGH TIDE OF 4.6 FEET AT 320 PM THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS
  WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. WAVES MAY OVER-TOP
  JETTIES AND SEA WALLS. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH
  EROSION POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE HIGH ENOUGH TO CAUSE DANGER TO INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS IN THE
WATER. ELEVATED SURF ALSO FREQUENTLY RESULTS IN STRONG RIP
CURRENTS WHICH CAN DRAG PEOPLE AWAY FROM THE SHORE AND POSSIBLY
RESULT IN DROWNING. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

HARRISON

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