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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Eureka CA
311 AM PDT Wed Oct 16 2019

CAZ101-103-104-109-171015-
Coastal Del Norte-Northern Humboldt Coast-Southwestern Humboldt-
Mendocino Coast-
311 AM PDT Wed Oct 16 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest California.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Surf will build through the day on Thursday. Breaking waves around
20 feet are expected Thursday afternoon and Thursday night. Beaches
with a steeper slope may be particularly dangerous. Beachgoers are
urged to use extra caution near the surf zone as these large waves
will be capable of sweeping people into the cold and turbulent ocean
water.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Eureka CA
947 AM PDT Wed Oct 16 2019

.A building long-period northwesterly swell will result in
increasing surf heights on Thursday along with an increasing
threat of sneaker waves. Beachgoers should use caution along area
beaches and keep a safe distance from the surf zone.

CAZ101-103-104-109-170500-
/O.NEW.KEKA.BH.S.0008.191017T1600Z-191018T1600Z/
Coastal Del Norte-Northern Humboldt Coast-Southwestern Humboldt-
Mendocino Coast-
947 AM PDT Wed Oct 16 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

* TIMING...Surf heights will build through the day Thursday with
  large surf continuing into Friday.

* IMPACTS...Larger surf at offshore breaks and an enhanced risk of
  sneaker waves on northwest California beaches. Surf heights will
  reach around 20 feet along west and northwest facing 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 high surf create life-threatening conditions in the
surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.

$$

SEC



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