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High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
553 AM PST Tue Jan 26 2021

San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
553 AM PST Tue Jan 26 2021


* WHAT...Surf of 12 to 15 feet with local sets to 18 feet,
  highest on west and northwest facing beaches, will gradually
  subside this afternoon and evening, likely falling below
  advisory levels late this evening. However, surf will build
  late Wednesday, likely reaching advisory levels once again.

* WHERE...San Luis Obispo County Central Coast and Santa Barbara
  County Central Coast.

* WHEN...Until 10 PM PST this evening.

* 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.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Local minor coastal flooding or tidal
  overflow is possible in low-lying coastal areas such as beach
  parking lots and harbor walkways within a few hours of the
  high tides this morning. Beach erosion is also likely.


A High Surf Advisory means beaches in the advisory area will have
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.



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