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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
235 AM PDT SAT JUN 25 2016

...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH SUNDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH SWELL WILL CREATE LARGE SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS THROUGH SUNDAY. HIGHEST SURF AND STRONGEST RIP CURRENTS
WILL OCCUR TODAY. SWELL AND SURF WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE SUNDAY.

CAZ552-252030-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160627T0300Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
235 AM PDT SAT JUN 25 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT SUNDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...5 TO 8 FEET WITH SETS TO 11 FEET TODAY. 4 TO 7
  FEET WITH SETS TO 9 FEET SUNDAY.

* TIDES...NEWPORT BAY ENTRANCE...HIGH TIDE 4.8 FEET AT 122 AM
  SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF AND STRONG RIP AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS WILL
  CREATE VERY HAZARDOUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. WAVES MAY OVER-TOP
  JETTIES AND SEA WALLS. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING AND BEACH EROSION
  POSSIBLE.

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.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
835 AM PDT SAT JUN 25 2016

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. ELEVATED TO HIGH SURF ON SOUTH-FACING SHORES WILL
CONTINUE TODAY WITH STRONG RIP CURRENTS EXPECTED AT MOST BEACHES
THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THERE WILL ALSO BE A RISK OF WAVES SUDDENLY
WASHING OVER ROCKS OR JETTIES NEAR THE WATER`S EDGE OR UP ONTO
PREVIOUSLY DRY SAND. USE EXTRA CAUTION ON AREA BEACHES DURING
THIS TIME.

CAZ041-087-252345-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-160626T0000Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
835 AM PDT SAT JUN 25 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM PDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* SURF AND HAZARDS...SURF ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES WILL BE 4 TO
  7 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 8 FEET TODAY. SURF WILL DIMINISH SOME
  SUNDAY...BUT ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED
  THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

* LOCATIONS...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL BE ON SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST
  FACING BEACHES. STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL OCCUR ON MOST
  BEACHES.

* TIDE...A HIGH TIDE OF NEAR 4.5 FEET IS EXPECTED AROUND 230 PM
  PDT TODAY AND AROUND 130 AM PDT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
  CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. SNEAKER
  WAVES CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF OF ROCKS AND JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

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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