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  • High Surf Advisory

    Los Angeles, CA

    LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
    CATALINA ISLAND-
    657 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

    ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

    * SURF...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 FEET WITH LOCAL MAX SETS TO
    10 FEET ALONG EXPOSED SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
    SURF WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH FRIDAY.

    * TIDES...HIGH TIDES ARE EXPECTED TO BE NEAR MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AT
    AROUND 4.5 FEET...AND AGAIN NEAR NOON FRIDAY AT AROUND 5 FEET.

    * LOCATIONS...IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL
    IMPACT BEACHES FROM LONG BEACH THROUGH THE PALOS VERDES
    PENINSULA...INCLUDING CABRILLO BEACH AND POINT FERMIN...AS
    WELL AS MALIBU AND ZUMA BEACHES. IN VENTURA COUNTY...BEACHES
    AT OR NEAR PORT HUENEME...POINT MUGU...COUNTY LINE...AND
    OXNARD SHORES WILL BE MOST IMPACTED BY THE HIGH SURF.

    * IMPACTS...VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG SHORE CURRENTS
    WILL CREATE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
    CONDITIONS... POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING. UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
    WAVES CAN COVER ROCKS AND JETTIES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...AND
    SUDDENLY INUNDATE BEACHES.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    IF YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE IN THE WATER...STAY ON THE SHORE. STAY
    OFF ROCKS AND JETTIES AND AWAY FROM THE WATERS EDGE TO AVOID BEING
    SWEPT AWAY. NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO THE OCEAN.

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



  • High Surf Advisory

    Orange, CA

    1225 AM PDT FRI AUG 29 2014

    ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS
    EVENING...

    * SURF AND TIMING...TODAY...4 TO 6 FEET WITH SETS TO 8 FEET.

    * IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS SURFING AND SWIMMING CONDITIONS FROM HIGH
    SURF...STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND STRONG LONGSHORE CURRENTS.

    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.



  • High Surf Advisory

    Ventura, CA

    LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
    CATALINA ISLAND-
    657 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

    ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

    * SURF...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 FEET WITH LOCAL MAX SETS TO
    10 FEET ALONG EXPOSED SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
    SURF WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH FRIDAY.

    * TIDES...HIGH TIDES ARE EXPECTED TO BE NEAR MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AT
    AROUND 4.5 FEET...AND AGAIN NEAR NOON FRIDAY AT AROUND 5 FEET.

    * LOCATIONS...IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL
    IMPACT BEACHES FROM LONG BEACH THROUGH THE PALOS VERDES
    PENINSULA...INCLUDING CABRILLO BEACH AND POINT FERMIN...AS
    WELL AS MALIBU AND ZUMA BEACHES. IN VENTURA COUNTY...BEACHES
    AT OR NEAR PORT HUENEME...POINT MUGU...COUNTY LINE...AND
    OXNARD SHORES WILL BE MOST IMPACTED BY THE HIGH SURF.

    * IMPACTS...VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG SHORE CURRENTS
    WILL CREATE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
    CONDITIONS... POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING. UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
    WAVES CAN COVER ROCKS AND JETTIES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...AND
    SUDDENLY INUNDATE BEACHES.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    IF YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE IN THE WATER...STAY ON THE SHORE. STAY
    OFF ROCKS AND JETTIES AND AWAY FROM THE WATERS EDGE TO AVOID BEING
    SWEPT AWAY. NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO THE OCEAN.

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



  • High Surf Advisory

    Los Angeles, CA

    LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
    CATALINA ISLAND-
    657 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

    ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

    * SURF...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 FEET WITH LOCAL MAX SETS TO
    10 FEET ALONG EXPOSED SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
    SURF WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH FRIDAY.

    * TIDES...HIGH TIDES ARE EXPECTED TO BE NEAR MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AT
    AROUND 4.5 FEET...AND AGAIN NEAR NOON FRIDAY AT AROUND 5 FEET.

    * LOCATIONS...IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL
    IMPACT BEACHES FROM LONG BEACH THROUGH THE PALOS VERDES
    PENINSULA...INCLUDING CABRILLO BEACH AND POINT FERMIN...AS
    WELL AS MALIBU AND ZUMA BEACHES. IN VENTURA COUNTY...BEACHES
    AT OR NEAR PORT HUENEME...POINT MUGU...COUNTY LINE...AND
    OXNARD SHORES WILL BE MOST IMPACTED BY THE HIGH SURF.

    * IMPACTS...VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG SHORE CURRENTS
    WILL CREATE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
    CONDITIONS... POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING. UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
    WAVES CAN COVER ROCKS AND JETTIES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...AND
    SUDDENLY INUNDATE BEACHES.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    IF YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE IN THE WATER...STAY ON THE SHORE. STAY
    OFF ROCKS AND JETTIES AND AWAY FROM THE WATERS EDGE TO AVOID BEING
    SWEPT AWAY. NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO THE OCEAN.

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



  • High Surf Advisory

    Los Angeles, CA

    LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
    CATALINA ISLAND-
    657 PM PDT THU AUG 28 2014

    ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT FRIDAY...

    * SURF...SURF WILL RANGE FROM 5 TO 8 FEET WITH LOCAL MAX SETS TO
    10 FEET ALONG EXPOSED SOUTH FACING SHORES THROUGH TONIGHT. THE
    SURF WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH FRIDAY.

    * TIDES...HIGH TIDES ARE EXPECTED TO BE NEAR MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AT
    AROUND 4.5 FEET...AND AGAIN NEAR NOON FRIDAY AT AROUND 5 FEET.

    * LOCATIONS...IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY...THE HIGHEST SURF WILL
    IMPACT BEACHES FROM LONG BEACH THROUGH THE PALOS VERDES
    PENINSULA...INCLUDING CABRILLO BEACH AND POINT FERMIN...AS
    WELL AS MALIBU AND ZUMA BEACHES. IN VENTURA COUNTY...BEACHES
    AT OR NEAR PORT HUENEME...POINT MUGU...COUNTY LINE...AND
    OXNARD SHORES WILL BE MOST IMPACTED BY THE HIGH SURF.

    * IMPACTS...VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG SHORE CURRENTS
    WILL CREATE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND SURFING
    CONDITIONS... POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING. UNEXPECTEDLY LARGE
    WAVES CAN COVER ROCKS AND JETTIES NEAR THE WATERS EDGE...AND
    SUDDENLY INUNDATE BEACHES.

    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

    IF YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE IN THE WATER...STAY ON THE SHORE. STAY
    OFF ROCKS AND JETTIES AND AWAY FROM THE WATERS EDGE TO AVOID BEING
    SWEPT AWAY. NEVER TURN YOUR BACK TO THE OCEAN.

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



Video Forecast
Though the surf has already peaked, big waves will continue through Friday. Temperatures expected to be above average. Crystal Egger has the forecast for Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.
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