While lifeguards warned a high surf advisory meant insecure swimmers should stay out of the water, body surfers took it as a chance to experience "the power of the ocean." In Orange County, swells reached up to 15 feet. Vikki Vargas reports from The Wedge in Newport Beach for the NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Aug. 31, 2012.
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Body Surfers Dive In to Strong Waves
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