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Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 2:48 PM PDT on June 25, 2016


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this
evening...

* hazards... strong rip currents and large shore break.

* Timing... now through Saturday evening.

* Location... from the Big Sur coast to Monterey Bay. Also...
coastal North Bay. In particular southwest facing beaches... including
but not limited to... Stinson Beach... Santa Cruz boardwalk beach
and Twin Lakes Beach.

* Potential impacts... strong rip currents can pull even the
strongest swimmers away from shore. Large shore break can
result in serious neck and back injuries.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazard statement for rip currents means that conditions
are present to support a heightened risk of strong rip currents.
Rip currents are typically more frequent and stronger in the
vicinity of jetties... inlets... and piers. Swimmers caught in a
rip current should swim parallel to the coast to escape the rip
current before trying to swim for shore.




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