Beach Hazard Statement:
Issued at: 9:39 PM PDT on April 1, 2015, expires at: 3:00 AM PDT on April 02, 2015
...Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 3 am PDT
- hazards...dangerous rip currents and breaking waves on coastal
rock jetties are expected through late tonight.
- Impacts...there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Waves can
suddenly wash people off of beaches and coastal rock jetties.
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.
High Wind Warning:
Issued at: 9:09 PM PDT on April 1, 2015, expires at: 9:00 AM PDT on April 02, 2015
...High Wind Warning remains in effect until 9 am PDT Thursday...
- winds...northwest winds increasing to 25 to 40 mph with gusts
up to 65 mph. The strongest winds will occur through the
Interstate 5 corridor between midnight and 7 am.
- Impacts...strong winds can make driving difficult...especially
for drivers of high profile vehicles and vehicles towing
trailers. Winds this strong may down trees and power lines...
and cause property damage.
A High Wind Warning means that damaging high winds of 58 mph or
greater are likely or imminent. Secure all loose outdoor
furniture in advance of the onset of strong winds. Monitor the
latest forecasts on NOAA Weather Radio or your favorite media