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High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
610 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...Long period northwesterly swell through Tuesday...

...A brief decrease in swell is expected mid-week then larger
northwesterly swell arrives Wednesday night or early Thursday
morning...

CAZ006-505-509-529-530-170000-
/O.CON.KMTR.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-180117T0000Z/
San Francisco-
Coastal North Bay Including Point Reyes National Seashore-
San Francisco Peninsula Coast-Northern Monterey Bay-
Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
610 AM PST Tue Jan 16 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WAVES AND SURF...Northwesterly swell 13 to 15 feet with a
  period up to 17 seconds into Tuesday. Breakers could reach 18 to
  20 feet.

* TIMING...Through 4 pm PST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Impacts include strong rip currents, large run-up
  waves, and localized beach erosion. Never turn your back to
  the ocean!

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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