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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service San Diego CA
953 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND...

.A long period west-northwest swell from 290 degrees will result
in elevated surf through the weekend. Peak surf conditions are
expected Saturday night.

CAZ043-552-161400-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0007.000000T0000Z-190218T0000Z/
San Diego County Coastal Areas-Orange County Coastal Areas-
953 PM PST Fri Feb 15 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

* Surf...Orange County beaches surf height 3 to 5 feet with sets
  to 6 feet. Sets to 7 feet possible Sunday. San Diego County
  beaches surf height 3 to 6 feet. Sets to 7 feet possible
  Sunday, mainly south of Encinitas.

* Timing...Through Sunday afternoon, highest Saturday afternoon
  into Sunday morning.

* Impacts...Strong rip currents and risk of drowning with
  dangerous swimming conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats such as strong
rip currents...elevated surf heights...minor tidal overflow...or
lightning are possible at local beaches.  Obey posted warning
signs and flags and talk to a lifeguard before swimming.  Use
caution when in or near the water and always swim near a
lifeguard.

&&

$$

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