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Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
530 AM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARD STATEMENT FOR STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS
AND MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...

.A SOUTH SWELL FROM 170 DEGREES WILL GRADUALLY LOWER TODAY WITH
SOME LINGERING RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS. HOWEVER, ANOTHER HIGH
TIDE ABOVE 7 FEET MAY PRODUCE MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW THIS EVENING.

CAZ043-552-242100-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0010.000000T0000Z-170625T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
530 AM PDT SAT JUN 24 2017

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

* SURF...3 TO 5 FT AT ORANGE COUNTY BEACHES AND OCEANSIDE
  NORTHWARD IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY, GRADUALLY SUBSIDING THROUGH THE
  DAY.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE OF AROUND 6.9 TO 7.2 FEET TONIGHT AT 955
  PM.

* IMPACTS...RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF
  DROWNING...ESPECIALLY FOR INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS. HIGH TIDES
  ABOVE 7 FEET MAY PRODUCE MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW FOR LOW LYING
  AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...RELAX AND
FLOAT. DON`T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE...SWIM IN A
DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE...FACE THE
SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW MEANS THAT
HIGH ASTRONOMICAL TIDES MAY PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW-LYING
AREAS ALONG THE BEACH SUCH AS BEACH PARKING LOTS. COASTAL
OFFICIALS SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES TO
SAFEGUARD THEIR BEACHES.

&&

$$

SS

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