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  • Beach Hazards Statement for San Fransisco Peninsula Coast County, California
  • Beach Hazards Statement issued July 07 at 9:19AM PDT until July 07 at 3:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 9:19 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 3 p.m.
  • ...Long Period Southerly Swell Through This Afternoon...
    .A moderate-sized long-period southerly swell will continue to
    impact the Central Coast through this afternoon.
    ...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM PDT THIS
    AFTERNOON...
    * WAVES AND SURF...Southerly swell 3 to 5 feet with a period of
    12 to 14 seconds.
    * HAZARDS...Increased risk of rip currents and sneaker waves,
    stronger longshore current at west facing beaches, and
    somewhat larger breaking waves at south facing coasts.
    * TIMING...Waves will gradually diminish through the morning and
    early afternoon.
    * LOCATION...Primarily south facing coastal sections of Marin
    and Santa Cruz counties. In particular southwest facing
    beaches... including but not limited to...Stinson Beach...
    Santa Cruz Boardwalk Beach and Twin Lakes Beach.
    * POTENTIAL IMPACTS...Increased risk of drowning or being pulled
    out to sea by this energetic swell train. Never turn your back
    on the ocean!

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