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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1255 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY...

.A LARGE WESTERLY SWELL AND SMALLER SOUTH SWELL WILL COMBINE TO
BRING ELEVATED SURF TO AREA BEACHES ON SUNDAY. STRONG RIP CURRENTS
ARE LIKELY...ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON AS THE TIDE SUBSIDES.

CAZ042-043-251200-
/O.NEW.KSGX.BH.S.0024.141026T1300Z-141027T0300Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
1255 PM PDT FRI OCT 24 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS
STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 5 FEET WITH INFREQUENT 7 FOOT SETS...
  MAINLY SOUTH OF SOLANA BEACH AND NEAR HUNTINGTON BEACH.

* TIMING...ALL DAY SUNDAY. STRONGEST AND MORE FREQUENT RIP CURRENTS
  IN THE AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS
  FOR INEXPERIENCED SWIMMERS.

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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