ALTHOUGH IT IS STILL EARLY…MODELS ARE INDICATING ANOTHER LARGE WESTERLY GROUNDSWELL WILL GENERATE OUT OF THE CENTRAL PACIFIC. THIS LONG PERIOD SWELL COULD BRING THE POTENTIAL OF SURF 15 TO 20 FEET BEGINNING TUESDAY ALONG THE CENTRAL COAST. WITH A WESTERLY DIRECTION EXPECTED…WEST FACING BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES WILL SEE SIMILAR WAVES DEVELOP BY TUESDAY EVENING BETWEEN 14 TO 17 FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER SETS TO 20 FEET POSSIBLE AS WELL BY TUESDAY EVENING. THESE LARGE WAVES COULD PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING SOME. … HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SUNDAY… A HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST SUNDAY. SURF BETWEEN 8 AND 12 FEET WITH MAX SETS TO NEAR 15 FEET ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE EXPOSED WEST FACING BEACHES OF THE CENTRAL COAST. THIS HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD THIS MORNING…THEN PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY NIGHT. IN ADDITION…STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… &&

 

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.A POWERFUL PACIFIC STORM SOUTH OF ALASKA HAS GENERATED A LARGE WESTERLY SWELL. THIS LONG PERIOD SWELL WILL BEGIN TO PUSH INTO CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA THIS MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH TONIGHT. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM IMMEDIATELY BEHIND THE FIRST HAS GENERATED ANOTHER WESTERLY SWELL THAT WILL PUSH INTO THE AREA SATURDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY NIGHT. AS A RESULT HIGH SURF IS EXPECTED THROUGH AT SUNDAY NIGHT AND POSSIBLY INTO MONDAY WITH A HIGH RIP CURRENT POTENTIAL. EVEN THE MOST EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ROCKS AND JETTIES WILL BE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS AS WAVES CAN UNEXPECTEDLY SWEEP PERSONS INTO THE WATER. EVEN THE MOST EXPERIENCED SWIMMERS SHOULD STAY OUT OF THE WATERS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. ROCKS AND JETTIES WILL BE ESPECIALLY DANGEROUS AS WAVES CAN UNEXPECTEDLY SWEEP PERSONS INTO THE WATER. A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY AREA…PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

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