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Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 1:49 AM PDT on August 21, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on August 24, 2014


... Beach hazards statement in effect from 9 am PDT this morning
through Sunday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a
beach hazards statement for strong rip currents and elevated surf... which
is in effect from 9 am PDT this morning through Sunday afternoon.

* Hazards... high rip current risk due to elevated surf and
moderate period swells.

* Timing... mid morning today through Sunday afternoon.

* Location... south facing beaches will be the most affected
including Zuma... Malibu... Cabrillo beaches as well as southern
Ventura County beaches including Point Mugu area. There will also
be longshore currents that could affect west facing beaches as
well.

* Impacts... strong rip currents and longshore currents will create
dangerous swimming conditions... especially for inexperienced
swimmers.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement is issued when threats to beach and
surf zone safety are expected or occurring. 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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