Beach Hazard Statement:
- ...Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Sunday evening...
- hazards...surf building to 4 to 6 feet with local sets to 7 feet early Sunday morning then subsiding Sunday evening. There will also be strong rip currents and longshore currents.
- Impacts...there is an increased risk of ocean drowning. Rip currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Sneaker waves can suddenly wash people off of beaches and rock jetties. 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.