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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
747 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...HIGH SURF FOR THE CENTRAL COAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE SOUTHWEST
CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH HIGH SURF ALONG THE CENTRAL
COAST THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING. A HIGH RISK OF STRONG RIP
CURRENTS WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE IN THE DAY.

CAZ034-035-221300-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0021.000000T0000Z-141022T1800Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
747 PM PDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT
WEDNESDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF OF 10 TO 12 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  SETS WILL CONTINUE ALONG WEST TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES
  THROUGH TONIGHT...THEN SURF WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURF CONDITIONS AND A HIGH
  RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. SNEAKER WAVES...WHICH ARE MUCH LARGER
  WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY INUNDATE JETTIES... ROCKS...AND
  BEACHES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...CAN PRESENT A LIFE-THREATENING
  HAZARD.

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.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

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