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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
534 AM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...ELEVATED TO HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO CREATE DANGEROUS SURF
AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS...GRADUALLY DIMINISHING DURING THE DAY.

CAZ043-262100-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0018.000000T0000Z-160627T0300Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
534 AM PDT SUN JUN 26 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FEET WITH SETS TO 7 FEET.

* 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.

&&

$$

JMB

WEATHER.GOV/SANDIEGO




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