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Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 9:05 AM PDT on July 01, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on July 01, 2016


... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM PDT this
evening...

* hazards... dangerous currents and waves are expected due to
elevated surf of 3 to 6 feet with local surf to 7 feet.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Sneaker
waves can suddenly wash people off of beaches or rocks and
capsize small boats nearshore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats to beach and
surf zone safety. Caution should be used when in or near the
water. Stay near occupied lifeguard towers and never swim alone.
If caught in a rip current... swim parallel to the shore.





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Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Air Quality Alert
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch
Vermont - Special Statement
Washington - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report

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