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High Surf Advisory
CAZ043-552-042100-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-150506T0600Z/
SAN DIEGO COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
531 AM 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...HIGHEST SURF TODAY...LOWERING SLIGHTLY ON
TUESDAY...THEN LOWERING MORE SIGNIFICANTLY 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...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. MINOR TO MODERATE BEACH EROSION LIKELY. MINOR
TIDAL 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.

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