San Luis Obispo County Central Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

High Surf Advisory
Statement as of 9:39 PM PDT on April 20, 2014

...High surf advisory remains in effect until 9 am PDT Monday...

* surf and timing...surf will peak at 10 to 12 feet overnight on west and northwest facing beaches.

* Impacts...high surf will create strong and dangerous rip currents in the surf zone as well as waves that can suddenly wash people off of beaches and rocks.

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.

Remember...if caught in a rip current...swim parallel to shore until you are free of the powerful current. Always swim near a lifeguard.

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