Beach Hazard Statement:
Issued at: 10:29 am PST on November 26, 2015, expires at: 12:00 PM PST on November 27, 2015
- ...Beach hazards statement in effect through Friday morning... The National Weather Service in Los Angeles/Oxnard has issued a beach hazards statement for minor tidal overflow...which is in effect through Friday morning.
- Hazards...minor tidal overflow is possible around the time of the morning high tide on Friday. Dangerous rip currents are also possible.
- Impacts...increased beach erosion is possible. Moderate rip currents and breaking waves on rock jetties will make beach related activities hazardous.
- Tides...the actual tides have been running almost one foot above the predicted tides. Tide heights given below have taken this into consideration. Santa Monica predicted high tides: friday: 7.5 feet at 920 am PST. 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.