High Surf Advisory:
- ...High surf advisory remains in effect until 9 PM PDT this evening...
- surf and timing...surf of 5 to 7 feet with local sets to 8 feet will affect west to northwest facing beaches through this evening.
- Impacts...dangerous swimming and surf conditions and a high risk of rip currents. Sneaker waves...which are much larger waves that can suddenly inundate jetties... rocks...and beaches near the Waters Edge...can present a life-threatening hazard. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing rip currents and localized beach erosion. Remember...if caught in a rip current...swim parallel to shore until you are free of the powerful current. Always swim near a lifeguard.