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High Surf Advisory


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
327 PM PST Mon Feb 19 2018

CAZ034-035-201200-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-180220T2200Z/
San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
327 PM PST Mon Feb 19 2018

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM PST TUESDAY...

* SURF...Surf of 10 to 12 feet will slowly subside tonight and
  Tuesday. The highest waves will be on exposed west to northwest
  facing beaches.

* IMPACTS...There is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
  currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
  breaking waves can cause injury...wash people off beaches and
  rocks...and capsize small boats near shore.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. 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.

&&

$$

Smith

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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