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High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
821 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...LARGE SURF AND POWERFUL RIP CURRENTS THROUGH TUESDAY...

.LONG-PERIOD SOUTH-SOUTHWEST SWELLS OF 4 FEET WILL CONTINUE TO
BRING HIGH SURF TO LOCAL BEACHES THROUGH TUESDAY. THE LARGEST
SURF WILL OCCUR ALONG THE SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES OF ORANGE
COUNTY AND NORTHERN SAN DIEGO COUNTY. POWERFUL RIP AND LONGSHORE
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY. BEACH EROSION AND MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF
LOW-LYING BEACHES IS POSSIBLE IN ORANGE COUNTY.

CAZ043-552-051300-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150506T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
821 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT TUESDAY...

* SURF...6 TO 10 FEET WITH 12 FOOT SETS ALONG ORANGE AND SAN
  DIEGO COUNTY BEACHES FROM OCEANSIDE NORTHWARD. LOCAL SURF 5 TO
  8 FEET POSSIBLE BETWEEN POINT LOMA AND LA JOLLA.

* TIMING...HIGH SURF THROUGH TUESDAY. DECREASING SURF WEDNESDAY
  INTO THURSDAY.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDES NEAR 5.8 TO 6 FEET AROUND 9 TO 10 PM
  EACH EVENING. LOWEST TIDES NEAR -1 FOOT AROUND 4 TO 5 AM EACH
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. PEOPLE STANDING TOO
  CLOSE TO THE WAVES MAY BE SWEPT OFF THEIR FEET AND INJURED.
  MINOR FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AREAS...SUCH AS SEAL AND SUNSET
  BEACHES...IS POSSIBLE DURING HIGH TIDES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION. SWIMMERS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED NOT TO ENTER THE WATER.

&&

$$

MOEDE




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