Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
209 AM PDT Wed Oct 17 2018

CAZ101-103-104-109-171715-
/O.CON.KEKA.BH.S.0007.181017T1300Z-181018T0600Z/
Coastal Del Norte-Northern Humboldt Coast-Southwestern Humboldt-
Mendocino Coast-
209 AM PDT Wed Oct 17 2018

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM PDT THIS
MORNING THROUGH THIS EVENING...

* TIMING...The highest sneaker wave risk will be from this morning
  through this evening.

* IMPACTS...Larger surf at offshore breaks and an enhanced risk
  of sneaker waves on northwest California beaches. Steep
  beaches will have a higher risk of sneaker wave activity with
  greater wave run-up onto beaches. Large waves will also wash
  over jetties and rock outcroppings that may normally stay dry.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Beach Hazard Statement is issued when threats such as sneaker
waves and other hazards create life-threatening conditions in the
surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.

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