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High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
449 PM PDT Sun Oct 24 2021

CAZ041-087-251600-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0016.211025T1800Z-211027T1000Z/
Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands-
449 PM PDT Sun Oct 24 2021

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM MONDAY TO 3 AM
PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Large breaking waves of 6 to 10 feet with dangerous rip
  currents.

* WHERE...Los Angeles County Coast and Catalina and Santa
  Barbara Islands.

* WHEN...From 11 AM Monday to 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* 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



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