LOS ANGELES County, California
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High Surf Advisory
CAZ041-087-060600-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150506T0600Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
535 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* SURF...5 TO 7 FOOT SURF WITH LOCAL 8 FOOT SETS ACROSS FAVORED
SOUTH FACING BEACHES INCLUDING MALIBU...ZUMA...AND PALOS VERDES.
SOUTH FACING COASTAL AREAS OF SANTA CATALINA ISLAND WILL ALSO BE
AFFECTED. LOCAL SURF OF 4 TO 6 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE BETWEEN
MANHATTAN BEACH AND SANTA MONICA BEACH.

* TIMING...SURF WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* TIDES...HIGH TIDES NEAR 5.5 FEET WILL OCCUR 11 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF AND POWERFUL RIP CURRENTS WILL
PRODUCE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. PEOPLE
STANDING TOO CLOSE TO THE WAVES CAN BE SWEPT OFF THEIR FEET
AND INJURED. LARGE WAVES CAN SWEEP PEOPLE OFF OF JETTIES AND
WAVES MAY WASH OVER SEA WALLS. BEACH EROSION IS EXPECTED AT
TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. LONG SHORE CURRENTS COMMONLY OCCUR WHEN
WAVES APPROACH THE SHORELINE AT AN ANGLE. THEY CAN BE
PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS NEAR A JETTY OR PIER.

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.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ059-060845-
/O.CON.KLOX.WI.Y.0025.000000T0000Z-150507T0400Z/
ANTELOPE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...PALMDALE
541 PM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM PDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH...EXCEPT
ISOLATED GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH IN THE FOOTHILLS.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS.

* IMPACTS...MAJOR ROADWAYS THAT COULD BE AFFECTED INCLUDE HIGHWAYS
14 AND 138. IN ADDITION...AREAS OF BLOWING DUST AND SAND COULD
RESTRICT VISIBILITIES. DRIVING COULD BE DIFFICULT FOR THOSE WITH
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WHEN DRIVING...USE EXTRA CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN GUSTY
CROSS WINDS.

&&

$$


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