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000
WHUS46 KLOX 190256
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
756 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

CAZ040-041-190400-
/O.EXP.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
756 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE ELEVATED SURF HAS SUBSIDED OVER THE AREA. AS A RESULT...THE
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. EVEN
SO...LOCALIZED STRONG RIP CURRENTS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
FRIDAY.

$$


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000
WHUS46 KLOX 190256
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
756 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

CAZ040-041-190400-
/O.EXP.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
756 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

THE ELEVATED SURF HAS SUBSIDED OVER THE AREA. AS A RESULT...THE
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE. EVEN
SO...LOCALIZED STRONG RIP CURRENTS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH
FRIDAY.

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
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000
WHUS46 KLOX 181938
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1238 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES THROUGH
THIS EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA
BEACHES DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF
AND STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SWIMMERS AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-190300-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
1238 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 5 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS
  TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES. STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO
  EXPECTED ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON
  FRIDAY...BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH
  FRIDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS
  WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING CONDITIONS. SNEAKER
  WAVES... HICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER
  DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES...CAN POSE AN ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.


&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS







000
WHUS46 KLOX 181938
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
1238 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES THROUGH
THIS EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA
BEACHES DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF
AND STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR
SWIMMERS AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-190300-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
1238 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 5 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS
  TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES. STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO
  EXPECTED ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON
  FRIDAY...BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH
  FRIDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS
  WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING CONDITIONS. SNEAKER
  WAVES... HICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER
  DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES...CAN POSE AN ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.


&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS






000
WHUS46 KLOX 181146
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
446 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES THROUGH THIS
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-182000-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
446 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 5 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES.
  STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
  ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...
  BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE ELEVATED SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG
  SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
  WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

KAPLAN/SMITH

SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS







000
WHUS46 KLOX 181146
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
446 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES THROUGH THIS
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-182000-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
446 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 5 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES.
  STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
  ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...
  BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE ELEVATED SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG
  SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
  WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$

KAPLAN/SMITH

SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS






000
WHUS46 KLOX 180222
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
722 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-181200-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
722 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES.
  STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
  ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...
  BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG
  SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
  WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS






000
WHUS46 KLOX 180222
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
722 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE...

.LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST CALIFORNIA COASTAL WATERS...WITH ELEVATED
SURF EXPECTED ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-181200-
/O.CON.KLOX.BH.S.0019.000000T0000Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
722 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL
  SETS TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES.
  STRONG LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED
  ON AREA BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...
  BUT STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY
  EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA POINT...
  HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONG
  SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
  WAVES THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS







000
WHUS46 KLOX 172202
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
302 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELL WILL COMBINE WITH A
SOUTHEAST SWELL FROM HURRICANE ODILE...WITH ELEVATED SURF EXPECTED
ALONG PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-181315-
/O.NEW.KLOX.BH.S.0019.140917T2202Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
302 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS
  TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES. STRONG
  LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED ON AREA
  BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...BUT STRONG
  RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA
  POINT...HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG
  LONG SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE WAVES
  THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS






000
WHUS46 KLOX 172202
CFWLOX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
302 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS ALONG VENTURA AND LOS
ANGELES COUNTY COASTLINE...

.A LONG PERIOD SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE SWELL WILL COMBINE WITH A
SOUTHEAST SWELL FROM HURRICANE ODILE...WITH ELEVATED SURF EXPECTED
ALONG PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COAST THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING. STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED AT AREA BEACHES
DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF ELEVATED SURF AND
STRONG CURRENTS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SWIMMERS
AND INEXPERIENCED SURFERS.

CAZ040-041-181315-
/O.NEW.KLOX.BH.S.0019.140917T2202Z-140919T0300Z/
VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
302 PM PDT WED SEP 17 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS AND TIMING...SURF HEIGHTS OF 3 TO 6 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS
  TO 7 FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG SOUTH FACING BEACHES. STRONG
  LONG SHORE CURRENTS AND RIP CURRENTS ARE ALSO EXPECTED ON AREA
  BEACHES. THE SURF WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH ON FRIDAY...BUT STRONG
  RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* LOCATIONS MOST IMPACTED...BEACHES FACING SOUTHEAST THROUGH
  SOUTHWEST SUCH AS ZUMA BEACH...MALIBU...VENICE BEACH AND
  MANHATTAN BEACH IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...AND VENTURA
  POINT...HUENEME BEACH AND SYCAMORE COVE IN VENTURA COUNTY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG
  LONG SHORE CURRENTS WILL CREATE DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
  CONDITIONS. SNEAKER WAVES... WHICH ARE UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE WAVES
  THAT MAY SPILL OVER DRY ROCKS AND JETTIES... CAN POSE AN
  ADDITIONAL HAZARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS TO BEACH AND
SURF ZONE SAFETY ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. CAUTION SHOULD BE
USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER. STAY NEAR OCCUPIED LIFEGUARD
TOWERS AND NEVER SWIM ALONE. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM
PARALLEL TO THE SHORE.

&&

$$


SURVEY FOR THIS PRODUCT FOUND AT
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS







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