Severe Weather Alerts - San Diego, CA

  • Beach Hazards Statement

    Beach Hazards Statement in effect until 9:00 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 PM THIS
EVENING...

* SWELL AND SURF...A 3 FOOT LONG PERIOD SOUTHERLY SWELL FROM 190
DEGREES WILL GENERATE 4 TO 6 FOOT SURF ON SOUTH FACING BEACHES
AND 3 TO 5 FOOT SURF ON SOUTHWEST FACING BEACHES.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS. STRONG RIP AND
LONGSHORE CURRENTS MAY PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA.
SNEAKER WAVES MAY WASH PEOPLE OFF JETTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS STRONG
RIP CURRENTS...ELEVATED SURF HEIGHTS...MINOR TIDAL OVERFLOW...OR
LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE AT LOCAL BEACHES. OBEY POSTED WARNING
SIGNS AND FLAGS AND TALK TO A LIFEGUARD BEFORE SWIMMING. USE
CAUTION WHEN IN OR NEAR THE WATER AND ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

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