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Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 3:00 PM PDT on March 22, 2017

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on March 23, 2017


... Beach hazards statement now in effect through Thursday
afternoon...

* hazards... dangerous rip currents and sneaker waves are expected
on west facing coastal areas due to elevated and strong surf of
3 to 5 feet. The highest surf is expected on Thursday.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Sneaker
waves can suddenly wash people off of beaches and rock
jetties.

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. Caution
should be used when in or near the water.



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