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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 9:14 PM PDT on August 27, 2014

Expires 4:00 AM EDT on August 29, 2014

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 1 am PDT Friday...

* surf and timing... tonight... 8 to 10 feet with local sets to 12
feet. Thursday... 6 to 8 feet with local sets to 10 feet.

* Coastal flooding potential... minor coastal flooding is possible
in Orange County during high tide which will be 4.9 feet at 11

* Impacts... greatest in Orange County where the higher surf may
damage piers and other structures. Beach erosion is a concern.
Dangerous rip currents and longshore currents will create
extremely dangerous swimming and surfing conditions. Larger
waves can appear unexpectedly and wash over rocks and jetties
near the Waters Edge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Air Quality Alert
Arizona - Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Hazard Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Record Report
Indiana - Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Maine - High Surf Advisory
Maryland - Beach Hazard Statement
Massachusetts - High Surf Advisory
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Nebraska - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Jersey - Coastal Hazard Statement
New York - High Surf Advisory
North Carolina - Beach Hazard Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Rhode Island - High Surf Advisory
Texas - Coastal Hazard Statement
Utah - Special Statement
Virginia - Beach Hazard Statement
Washington - Record Report
Wyoming - Record Report

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