Monterey County, California
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High Surf Warning
Northern Monterey Bay-Southern Monterey Bay and Big Sur Coast-
134 PM PST Tue Jan 16 2018


The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a High
Surf Warning, which is in effect from 4 AM to 10 PM PST Thursday.

* WAVES AND SURF...Large westerly swell of 15 to 20 feet with a
period of 18 to 20 seconds later this week.

* TIMING...Forerunner waves arrive Wednesday night with surf
building through the day on Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Extreme wave run up is expected with these waves with
long lulls in between wave sets, which will increase the risk of
being washed into the sea by a wave. Large and dangerous surf
will also be possible.


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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