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High Surf Advisory
CAZ041-087-240430-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0012.170424T0700Z-170425T0300Z/
/O.EXT.KLOX.BH.S.0008.000000T0000Z-170424T0700Z/
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
CATALINA AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
124 PM PDT SUN APR 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT PDT
TONIGHT...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 8 PM PDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
8 PM PDT MONDAY.

* SURF...3 TO 6 FT...BUILDING TO 4 TO 7 FT TONIGHT AND MONDAY. THE
SURF COULD INCREASE FURTHER MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* HAZARDS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIKELY.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. RIP
CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. WAVES CAN
WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES AND ROCKS...AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS
NEARSHORE.

* LOCATIONS...HIGHEST SURF WILL BE ON WEST FACING BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES AND OTHER HAZARDS
CREATE LIFE-THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. 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.

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
CAZ053-054-059-240430-
/O.EXB.KLOX.WI.Y.0040.000000T0000Z-170426T1000Z/
Ventura County Mountains-
Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range-
Antelope Valley-
Including the cities of Lockwood Valley, Mount Pinos, Acton,
Mount Wilson, Sandberg, Lancaster, and Palmdale
121 PM PDT Sun Apr 23 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM PDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 3 AM PDT Wednesday.

* WINDS...Areas of northwest to north winds 20 to 30 mph with
gusts between 45 and 55 mph. The strongest winds will be through
the Interstate 5 corridor. In the Antelope Valley the strongest
winds will be in the northwest portion of the valley. Winds will
weaken midday and then strengthen again in the afternoon.

* IMPACTS....Gusty winds will make driving difficult, especially
for high profile vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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