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High Surf Warning

Statement as of 2:30 PM PST on January 17, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2018


... High surf warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
   4 am PST Friday...

* waves and surf... breaker heights will increase to 25 to 30 ft
tonight and peak at 30 to 35 ft Thursday. Surf will begin to
subside Thursday night, but will remain elevated through Friday
night.

* Timing... a long period of dangerous surf conditions is
expected. Breaker heights will be commonly above 25 feet
tonight through Friday morning. Surf conditions will be at
their worst late tonight through Thursday.

* Impacts... waves will run up much higher on the beaches than
normal. These waves will be powerful and can sweep people off
jetties and other exposed rocks. They can also easily move
large logs and other beach debris. Bar crossings and the surf
zone will be especially dangerous due to strong currents and
breaking waves.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/mfr/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf warning indicates that dangerous, battering waves
will pound the shoreline. This will result in life-threatening
conditions. Stay off jetties and piers since they can be quickly
inundated by the heavy surf. Or... better yet... just stay away.




High Surf Warning

Statement as of 2:30 PM PST on January 17, 2018

Expires 7:00 AM EST on January 19, 2018


... High surf warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
   4 am PST Friday...

* waves and surf... breaker heights will increase to 25 to 30 ft
tonight and peak at 30 to 35 ft Thursday. Surf will begin to
subside Thursday night, but will remain elevated through Friday
night.

* Timing... a long period of dangerous surf conditions is
expected. Breaker heights will be commonly above 25 feet
tonight through Friday morning. Surf conditions will be at
their worst late tonight through Thursday.

* Impacts... waves will run up much higher on the beaches than
normal. These waves will be powerful and can sweep people off
jetties and other exposed rocks. They can also easily move
large logs and other beach debris. Bar crossings and the surf
zone will be especially dangerous due to strong currents and
breaking waves.

* View the hazard area in detail at
https://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/mfr/hazard

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf warning indicates that dangerous, battering waves
will pound the shoreline. This will result in life-threatening
conditions. Stay off jetties and piers since they can be quickly
inundated by the heavy surf. Or... better yet... just stay away.




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