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High Surf Warning, High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 11:34 AM PST on January 19, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on January 21, 2017


... High surf advisory now in effect from 4 PM this afternoon to
10 PM PST Friday...
... High surf warning in effect from 10 PM Friday to 2 am PST
Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
high surf warning... which is in effect from 10 PM Friday to 2 am
PST Sunday.

* Surf... surf of 4 to 8 feet today will build to 10 to 16 feet by
late Friday and Saturday. The surf will slowly diminish Sunday
through Tuesday... but will remain above high surf thresholds.

* Impacts... large and powerful surf with dangerous rip currents.
Breaking waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches or
rocks... and capsize small boats nearshore. Damage to piers is
possible on Saturday... as well as coastal flooding of beach
parking lots and walkways.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf warning means that large and battering surf could
damage coastal structures and will make swimming and rock jetties
very dangerous.

A high surf advisory means that high surf and rip currents will
make swimming and rock jetties dangerous.

Remember... swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current
remain calm. Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction
following the shoreline. When out of the current... swim back to
shore. If tired... float or tread water until out of the rip
current. If unable to escape... face the shore and call or wave
for help.






Wind Advisory

Statement as of 8:28 PM PST on January 19, 2017

Expires 9:00 AM EST on January 21, 2017


... Wind Advisory remains in effect from 10 am Friday to 6 am PST
Saturday...

* winds... south winds will increase to 15 to 30 mph with gusts up
to 45 mph across the Los Angeles and Ventura County coast and
Santa Monica Mountains ahead of a cold front. Isolated gusts in
excess of 55 mph are possible across the higher terrain such as
the Palos verdes penisula and the hills above Malibu. Winds will
shift to the west late Thursday afternoon and continue through
much of Friday night.

* Impacts... gusty winds will make driving difficult... especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles. Winds may down trees and
power lines. With wet soils and strong gusty winds
expected... there is a heightened potential for downed trees.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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Small Craft Advisory, Gale Warning

Statement as of 8:25 PM PST on January 19, 2017


... Small Craft Advisory remains in effect until 10 am PST
Friday...
... Gale Warning remains in effect from 10 am to 9 PM PST Friday...

* winds... southwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt are
expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 10 to 13 feet with periods around 14
seconds are expected when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

A Small Craft Advisory means that hazardous sea conditions will
exist for small craft. Inexperienced mariners... especially those
operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.






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