Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
552 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.THE LONG-PERIOD SWELLS ARE SUBSIDING BUT WILL STILL PRODUCE
ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE ORANGE COUNTY
COAST.

CAZ552-062100-
/O.CON.KSGX.BH.S.0007.000000T0000Z-150507T0500Z/
ORANGE COUNTY COASTAL AREAS-
552 AM PDT WED MAY 6 2015

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* WAVES AND SURF...5 TO 7 FEET WITH OCCASIONAL SETS TO 10 FEET
  AT FAVORED LOCATIONS...IN PARTICULAR THE WEDGE.

* TIMING...THROUGH TODAY.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. PEOPLE STANDING TOO
  CLOSE TO THE WAVES MAY BE SWEPT OFF THEIR FEET AND INJURED.

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. SWIMMERS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED NOT TO ENTER THE WATER.

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

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