Weather Alerts for ORANGE COUNTY COASTS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Beach Hazards Statement  BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT   Beach Hazards Statement
ORANGE COUNTY COASTS

Areas Affected:
Orange County Coastal - San Diego County Coastal Areas
Effective: Wed, 11/20 2:17am Updated: Wed, 11/20 3:58am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 11/21 12:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...
* Waves and Surf...3 to 6 feet. Local sets to 7 feet in San Diego
County.
* Timing...through Noon Thursday.
* Impacts...Elevated surf and strong rip currents will create
dangerous swimming conditions. Thunderstorms and lightning
strikes are also possible.

Information:
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.