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High Surf Warning
CAZ043-552-190600-
/O.CAN.KSGX.BH.S.0002.170119T1800Z-170124T1100Z/
/O.NEW.KSGX.SU.W.0001.170120T0000Z-170125T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
156 PM PST WED JAN 18 2017

...HIGH SURF WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 10 PM PST
TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THURSDAY TO 10 PM PST
TUESDAY. THE BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* CHANGES SINCE LAST ISSUANCE...BEACH HAZARD STATEMENT UPGRADED TO
A HIGH SURF WARNING.

* SURF...HIGH SURF AROUND 7 FEET DEVELOPING LATE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING ON FRIDAY TO 10 TO 16 FEET. SURF
SUBSIDING ON SUNDAY TO 4 TO 8 FT...THEN INCREASING AGAIN ON
MONDAY TO 9 TO 12 FT. SURF WILL SLOWLY LOWER THROUGHOUT THE DAY
TUESDAY.

* TIDES...HIGHEST TIDE DURING HIGHEST SURF WILL BE AT 435 AM
SATURDAY AT 4.6 FT IN LA JOLLA.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF WILL CREATE VERY HAZARDOUS SWIMMING
CONDITIONS TO THE BEACHES THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. HIGH SURF
CAN SUDDENLY WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES AND ROCKS. IN ADDITION...
LARGE AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING SURF WILL BE POSSIBLE FRIDAY
THROUGH SATURDAY AND AGAIN MONDAY INTO TUESDAY...CREATING THE
POTENTIAL FOR COASTAL EROSION AND COASTAL FLOODING...WITH
POSSIBLE DAMAGE TO COASTAL STRUCTURES SUCH AS PIERS. COASTAL
FLOODING WILL BE MOST LIKELY DURING TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. FREQUENT
STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF WARNING INDICATES THAT DANGEROUS...BATTERING WAVE
WILL POUND THE SHORELINE. THIS WILL RESULT IN VERY DANGEROUS
SWIMMING CONDITIONS...AND DEADLY RIP CURRENTS.

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