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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 11:04 AM PDT on October 21, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on October 22, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until noon PDT Sunday...

* surf... high surf of 11 to 16 feet with sets to 18 feet is
expected this afternoon across northwest and west facing
beaches. The surf is expected to diminish beginning this
afternoon but remain above 10 feet through Sunday morning.

* 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 5.4 ft at
11:11 am PDT this morning... 4.0 ft at 11:30 PM PDT tonight...
and around 5.2 ft at 11:40 am PDT Sunday.

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

Statement as of 2:44 PM PDT on October 21, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2017


... Wind Advisory in effect until 5 am PDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 5 am PDT Monday.

* Winds... northeast to east winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
mph at times through late Sunday night.

* Impacts... gusty winds could create travel difficulty for high
profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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





High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 11:04 AM PDT on October 21, 2017

Expires 3:00 PM EDT on October 22, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until noon PDT Sunday...

* surf... high surf of 11 to 16 feet with sets to 18 feet is
expected this afternoon across northwest and west facing
beaches. The surf is expected to diminish beginning this
afternoon but remain above 10 feet through Sunday morning.

* 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 5.4 ft at
11:11 am PDT this morning... 4.0 ft at 11:30 PM PDT tonight...
and around 5.2 ft at 11:40 am PDT Sunday.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - High Surf Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Special Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement
Guam - High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois -
Indiana -
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Massachusetts -
Michigan - Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Special Statement
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Freeze Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Special Statement
New York -
North Carolina -
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning , Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Oregon - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Frost Advisory , Freeze Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia -
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Wisconsin -
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
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