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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
211 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

...ELEVATED SURF EXPECTED...

.A WEST NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD INTO THE LOCAL WATERS, LEADING
TO ELEVATED SURF AT THE BEACHES TODAY INTO THIS EVENING.

CAZ043-552-240100-
/O.NEW.KSGX.BH.S.0006.170323T0911Z-170324T0100Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
211 AM PDT THU MAR 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF, WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON.

* WAVES AND SURF...SURF WILL BUILD TO 5 TO 7 FEET.

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE DUE TO ELEVATED
  SURF ALONG WITH STRONG RIP CURRENTS.

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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