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WHUS46 KLOX 200321
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
821 PM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH SURF TO AFFECT THE CENTRAL COAST LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
   EARLY MONDAY...

.A LONG PERIOD NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BUILD ACROSS THE OUTER COASTAL
WATERS ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PEAKING SUNDAY NIGHT. THIS SWELL WILL LIKELY
BRING HIGH SURF CONDITIONS TO WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES ALONG
THE CENTRAL COAST. THE HIGH SURF CONDITIONS WILL ALSO BRING AN INCREASED
RISK OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS.

CAZ034-035-201130-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0012.140420T2200Z-140421T1600Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
821 PM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 9 AM PDT
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 9 AM
PDT MONDAY.

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF WILL BUILD SUNDAY AFTERNOON...PEAKING AT
  10 TO 12 FEET FROM LATE AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT ON WEST AND
  NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH SURF WILL CREATE STRONG AND DANGEROUS RIP
  CURRENTS IN THE SURF ZONE AS WELL AS WAVES THAT CAN SUDDENLY
  WASH PEOPLE OFF OF BEACHES AND ROCKS.

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.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

GOMBERG/SIRARD


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FZUS76 KLOX 192333
MWSLOX

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
433 PM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

PZZ645-650-655-670-673-676-201100-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL WESTWARD OUT TO 10 NM-
EAST SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL FROM PT. CONCEPTION TO PT. MUGU CA
INCLUDING SANTA CRUZ ISLAND-
INNER WATERS FROM POINT MUGU TO SAN MATEO PT. CA INCLUDING SANTA
CATALINA AND ANACAPA ISLANDS-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PT. SAL TO SANTA CRUZ ISLAND CA AND WESTWARD 60 NM
INCLUDING SAN MIGUEL AND SANTA ROSA ISLANDS-
OUTER WATERS FROM SANTA CRUZ ISLAND TO SAN CLEMENTE ISLAND TO
60 NM OFFSHORE INCLUDING SAN NICOLAS AND SANTA BARBARA ISLANDS-
433 PM PDT SAT APR 19 2014

...WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS AND LARGE SEAS POSSIBLE ON TUESDAY
AND WEDNESDAY...

A STORM SYSTEM WILL SWEEP THROUGH NORTHERN CALIFORNIA MONDAY
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY. WHILE LITTLE TO NO RAIN IS EXPECTED
ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS COULD
POSSIBLY BE GENERATED ACROSS LOCAL COASTAL WATERS BY TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THERE IS MODERATE CONFIDENCE THAT THIS SYSTEM WILL
BRING WIDESPREAD GALE FORCE WINDS TO THE COASTAL WATERS...INCLUDING
THE SANTA BARBARA CHANNEL AND NEARSHORE WATERS OFF OF LOS ANGELES
COUNTY. IN ADDITION TO THE WINDS...WIDESPREAD LARGE SEAS BETWEEN 8
AND 14 FEET ARE POSSIBLE AT SHORT PERIODS AROUND 8 SECONDS.

MARINERS SHOULD MAKE PREPARATIONS NOW TO STAY IN SAFE HARBOR FOR
THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

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GOMBERG/KAPLAN/KITTELL









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