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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 2:55 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 20, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...

* surf... breaking waves of 15 to 18 feet will subside to 10 to 15
feet by this evening.

* Impacts... large waves and strong rip currents will increase the
risk of ocean drowning for swimmers and surfers. Large breaking
waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and rocks...
and capsize small boats nearshore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.





Gale Warning

Statement as of 3:51 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 19, 2017


... Gale Warning remains in effect until 10 am PST this morning...

* winds... northwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts to 35 kt are
expected when winds are strongest.

* Seas... combined seas of 13 to 15 feet with periods around 13
seconds are expected when waves are largest.

See the coastal waters forecast (cwflox) for more details.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occuring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.





High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 2:55 AM PST on February 19, 2017

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 20, 2017


... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...

* surf... breaking waves of 15 to 18 feet will subside to 10 to 15
feet by this evening.

* Impacts... large waves and strong rip currents will increase the
risk of ocean drowning for swimmers and surfers. Large breaking
waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and rocks...
and capsize small boats nearshore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.





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Alabama - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Blizzard Watch
Arizona - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Dense Fog Advisory
American Samoa - Flash Flood Watch
California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Florida - Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Dense Fog Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory
Indiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Dense Fog Advisory
Louisiana - Dense Fog Advisory
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Freezing Rain Advisory
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New Mexico - Winter Weather Advisory
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory
Oklahoma - Dense Fog Advisory
Oregon - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Dense Fog Advisory
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Washington - Winter Weather Advisory
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement

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