San Francisco, CA

5:27 AM PDT on July 29, 2017 (GMT -0700)
The Castro | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Beach Hazard Statement

Elev 207 ft 37.76 °N, 122.44 °W | Updated 35 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
54.9 °F
Feels Like 54.9 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSW

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 600 ft
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 39% visible
METAR KSFO 291156Z 29007KT 10SM FEW006 14/11 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP135 T01440106 10144 20144 50000 $
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 600 ft
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:11 AM 8:20 PM
Waxing Crescent, 39% visible
METAR KSFO 291156Z 29007KT 10SM FEW006 14/11 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP135 T01440106 10144 20144 50000 $

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Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 1:19 AM PDT Jul. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement in effect from Sunday evening through
Monday evening...

The National Weather Service in San Francisco has issued a beach
hazards statement for rip currents, sneaker waves, and large shore
break, which is in effect from Sunday evening through Monday
evening.


* Seas... south swell 3 to 4 feet with a period of 16 to 18
seconds.

* Timing... 11 PM Sunday to 11 PM Monday

* location... south facing beaches such as Santa Cruz and Stinson
Beach.

* Potential impacts... strong rip currents and possible sneaker
waves. Breakers up to 7 to 9 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazard statement means the potentially dangerous
conditions may exist on specific beaches. These hazards may
include large shore break... strong rip currents... strong longshore
currents and possibly sneaker waves. All of which could be life
threatening. Swimmers should avoid swimming in areas of large
shore break and always swim near a lifeguard. Be sure to always
keep your eyes on the ocean.