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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
135 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG SOUTHWEST FACING
BEACHES DURING THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND...

.A LONG-PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELL GENERATED BY A STORM OFF THE
COAST OF NEW ZEALAND WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
COASTAL WATERS BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL BRING A PERIOD
OF ELEVATED TO HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS OVER THE LABOR
DAY WEEKEND AND CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY. THE HIGHEST SURF WILL
OCCUR AT THE SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF ORANGE COUNTY AND
NORTHERN SAN DIEGO COUNTY.

CAZ043-552-051900-
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SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
135 AM PDT SAT SEP 5 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
PDT TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
PDT TUESDAY. THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WAVES AND SURF...SURF 3 TO 5 FEET THIS AFTERNOON...BUILDING TO 4
  TO 6 FEET WITH 7 TO 8 FOOT SETS ON SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SURF BUILDING DURING THE DAY TODAY...PEAKING SUNDAY
  INTO MONDAY...AND REMAINING ELEVATED THROUGH TUESDAY. SURF WILL
  BEGIN TO SLOWLY SUBSIDE TUESDAY EVENING.

* TIDES...AFTERNOON HIGH TIDES AROUND 5.5 FT AND EARLY MORNING
  LOW TIDE AROUND 0.5 FT.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF ALONG WITH STRONG AND FREQUENT RIP AND
  LONGSHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

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