San Luis Obispo County, CA
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High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-202200-
/O.CON.KLOX.SU.Y.0018.171020T1300Z-171022T1900Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
115 AM PDT FRI OCT 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO
NOON PDT SUNDAY...

* SURF...HIGH SURF 12 TO 18 FEET WITH SETS TO 20 FEET IS EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING
ALONG NORTHWEST AND WEST FACING BEACHES. A STRONG STORM IN THE
GULF OF ALASKA HAS GENERATED A LARGE LONG PERIOD SWELL. THIS
SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS NORTH OF POINT
CONCEPTION BRINGING A SUDDEN INCREASE IN THE LARGE SURF. THE
SURF IS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH SOME BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO
SUNDAY MORNING BUT REMAINING ABOVE 10 FEET THROUGH THE PERIOD.

* LOCATIONS...NORTHWEST AND WEST FACING BEACHES ACROSS THE
CENTRAL COAST.

* IMPACTS...LARGE POWERFUL AND DAMAGING WAVES AND STRONG
CURRENTS WILL CREATE A RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. SNEAKER WAVES
CAN SUDDENLY OVERRUN PREVIOUSLY DRY BEACHES AND JETTIES.

* TIDES...HIGH TIDES WILL BE MODERATELY HIGH AROUND 5.7 FT AT 9:45
AM PDT TODAY AND ABOUT THE SAME TIDE HEIGHT ON SATURDAY AROUND
10:10 AM PDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

Wind Advisory
CAZ034-035-201415-
/O.NEW.KLOX.WI.Y.0067.171020T1700Z-171021T0500Z/
San Luis Obispo County Central Coast-
Santa Barbara County Central Coast-
Including the cities of San Luis Obispo, Pismo Beach, Morro Bay,
Cambria, San Simeon, Santa Maria, Lompoc, and Vandenberg
1112 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 10 PM PDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory for the Central Coast. This advisory is in effect
from 10 AM to 10 PM PDT Friday.

* WINDS AND TIMING...Northwest winds will increase to 20 to 30 mph
with gusts to 45 mph late Friday morning and continue through
Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles. This includes Highways 1 and 101,
and State Route 246.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When driving, use extra caution. Be prepared for sudden gusty
cross winds.

&&

$$

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