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High Surf Advisory
CAZ042-272030-
/O.CON.KSGX.SU.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-140829T0800Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
203 AM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM PDT FRIDAY...

* SURF AND TIMING...TODAY...8 TO 10 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SETS OF
12 TO 15 FEET AT FAVORED BEACHES. TONIGHT...6 TO 8 FEET WITH
LOCAL SETS TO 12 FEET. THURSDAY...5 TO 7 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO
10 FEET.

* COASTAL FLOODING POTENTIAL...SOME COASTAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE
ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES AND LOW LYING AREAS TODAY...MAINLY
DURING HIGH TIDE LATE THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WILL BE GREATEST ALONG THE BEACHES OF ORANGE COUNTY
WHERE DAMAGE TO PIERS AND OTHER STRUCTURES IS POSSIBLE...ALONG
WITH SOME BEACH EROSION. THE LARGE SURF WITH VERY STRONG RIP
CURRENTS AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE EXTREMELY
DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING CONDITIONS. OCCASIONALLY LARGER
WAVES CAN APPEAR UNEXPECTEDLY...WASHING OVER ROCKS AND JETTIES
NEAR THE WATERS EDGE.

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.

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