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High Surf Advisory
CAZ034-035-252000-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0022.141026T0600Z-141027T0400Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
244 AM PDT SAT OCT 25 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 PM
PDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING
TO 9 PM PDT SUNDAY.

* SURF...SURF 8 TO 10 FEET WITH MAX SETS TO 12 FEET.

* TIMING...SURF WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING...PEAK ON SUNDAY THEN
DIMINISH SUNDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURF CONDITIONS AND A HIGH RISK
OF RIP CURRENTS. SNEAKER WAVES...WHICH ARE MUCH LARGER WAVES
THAT CAN SUDDENLY INUNDATE JETTIES...ROCKS...AND BEACHES NEAR
THE WATERS EDGE...CAN PRESENT A LIFE-THREATENING HAZARD.

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.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

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