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San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
511 PM PST Mon Jan 22 2018
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST TUESDAY...
* SURF AND TIMING...Surf of 10 to 13 feet will diminish to 9 to
11 feet early Tuesday morning, and will subside below 10 feet by
* IMPACTS...There is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
breaking waves can cause injury...wash people off beaches and
rocks...and capsize small boats near shore.
A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught
in a rip current, relax and float. Don't swim against the
current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If
unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.