weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Beach Hazards Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1042 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...

.A BUILDING WESTERLY SWELL WILL CREATE ELEVATED SURF ALONG
BEACHES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...ESPECIALLY WEST FACING BEACHES SOUTH
OF LA JOLLA. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY...ESPECIALLY IN THE
LATE AFTERNOON WITH THE RECEDING TIDE.

CAZ042-043-281900-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0025.141128T1400Z-141130T0200Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
1042 PM PST THU NOV 27 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PST FRIDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

* SURF...3 TO 5 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SETS TO 7 FEET ALONG WEST
  FACING BEACHES. HIGHEST SURF WILL BE IN SAN DIEGO COUNTY SOUTH
  OF LA JOLLA.

* TIMING...FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
  FOR INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE HIGH ENOUGH TO CAUSE DANGER TO SWIMMERS IN THE WATER. ELEVATED
SURF ALSO FREQUENTLY RESULTS IN STRONG RIP CURRENTS WHICH CAN
DRAG PEOPLE AWAY FROM THE SHORE AND POSSIBLY RESULT IN DROWNING.
ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

JJT

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WANTS TO HEAR FROM YOU.
PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING LINK TO GIVE US FEEDBACK
ON THE NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT:

HTTP://WWW.NWS.NOAA.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-291400-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
600 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS WILL POSE HAZARDS TO BEACHGOERS TODAY.

* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK......SEE FZUS56 KLOX - SRFLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

RAIN IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...IT WILL CREATE A MYRIAD OF
DRIVING HAZARDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

RORKE

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA
435 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

CAZ006-505>513-516>518-528>530-291300-
SAN FRANCISCO-
COASTAL NORTH BAY...INCLUDING POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE-
NORTH BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-NORTH BAY MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO BAY SHORELINE-SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-
EAST BAY INTERIOR VALLEYS-EAST BAY HILLS AND DIABLO RANGE-
SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS-SANTA CLARA VALLEY...INCLUDING SAN JOSE-
SOUTHERN SALINAS VALLEY...ARROYO SECO...AND LAKE SAN ANTONIO-
SANTA LUCIA MOUNTAINS AND LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST-
MOUNTAINS OF SAN BENITO AND INTERIOR MONTEREY COUNTY INCLUDING
PINNACLES NATIONAL PARK-
NORTHERN SALINAS VALLEY...HOLLISTER VALLEY...AND CARMEL VALLEY-
NORTHERN MONTEREY BAY-SOUTHERN MONTEREY BAY AND BIG SUR COAST-
435 AM PST FRI NOV 28 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA AND
MONTEREY BAY AREA.

.DAY ONE...FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT

TRAVELING MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES TODAY AS RAIN DEVELOPS OVER THE
NORTH BAY AND SPREADS SOUTHWARD OVERNIGHT. PRECIPITATION MAY BE
MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES. MOTORIST ARE ENCOURAGED TO SLOW DOWN
AND USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING ON WET ROADWAYS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

TRAVELING MAY BE DIFFICULT THIS WEEKEND AND THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF
NEXT WEEK AS A SERIES OF STORM SYSTEMS BRING RAIN TO THE REGION.
PRECIPITATION MAY BE MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES. MOTORIST ARE
ENCOURAGED TO SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHEN DRIVING ON WET
ROADWAYS. SOME URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IS POSSIBLE NEXT
WEEK. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION FOR MORE
INFORMATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS PER STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE