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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
521 AM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW POSSIBLE AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

AN ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE NEAR 6.7 FEET MAY RESULT IN TIDAL
OVERFLOW THIS EVENING. IN ADDITION...ELEVATED SURF WILL GENERATE
STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES TODAY.

CAZ043-552-210100-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0015.000000T0000Z-170821T0700Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
521 AM PDT SUN AUG 20 2017

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

* TIDAL OVERFLOW...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW IS POSSIBLE DUE TO
  ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDES OF 6.7 FT THIS EVENING BETWEEN 8 AND 9
  PM.

* SURF...ELEVATED SURF OF 3 TO 5 FT ON SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES
  WILL CREATE STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING
  CONDITIONS.

* IMPACTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOWS AND BEACH EROSION COULD BRING
  STANDING WATER TO BEACH AND HARBOR AREAS, INCLUDING PARKING
  LOTS AND ADJACENT ACCESS ROADS THAT NORMALLY DO NOT EXPERIENCE
  OVERFLOWS DURING HIGH TIDE. STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

SS

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