Monterey

High Surf Advisory:

Issued at: 3:56 PM PST on December 19, 2014, expires at: 3:00 PM PST on December 20, 2014
  • ...High surf advisory in effect until 3 PM PST Saturday... The National Weather Service in the San Francisco Bay area has issued a high surf advisory...which is in effect until 3 PM PST Saturday.
  • Waves and surf...northwest swell of 15 to 18 feet with a period of 18 seconds. Occasional breakers over 25 feet will be possible.
  • Timing...Friday evening through Saturday afternoon.
  • Impacts...large breaking waves along the coast will likely produce hazardous conditions on the beach and surf zone... especially northwest facing beaches. There will also be an increased likelihood for dangerous rip currents and beach erosion. Precautionary/preparedness actions... It is extremely dangerous to fish or observe waves from exposed coastal structures or rocks during high surf conditions. Very large waves can suddenly sweep across previously dry areas. Swimming or surfing in these waves may be dangerous for anyone. A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing rip currents and localized beach erosion.
 

Monterey

High Surf Advisory:

Issued at: 3:56 PM PST on December 19, 2014, expires at: 3:00 PM PST on December 20, 2014
  • ...High surf advisory in effect until 3 PM PST Saturday... The National Weather Service in the San Francisco Bay area has issued a high surf advisory...which is in effect until 3 PM PST Saturday.
  • Waves and surf...northwest swell of 15 to 18 feet with a period of 18 seconds. Occasional breakers over 25 feet will be possible.
  • Timing...Friday evening through Saturday afternoon.
  • Impacts...large breaking waves along the coast will likely produce hazardous conditions on the beach and surf zone... especially northwest facing beaches. There will also be an increased likelihood for dangerous rip currents and beach erosion. Precautionary/preparedness actions... It is extremely dangerous to fish or observe waves from exposed coastal structures or rocks during high surf conditions. Very large waves can suddenly sweep across previously dry areas. Swimming or surfing in these waves may be dangerous for anyone. A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in the advisory area...producing rip currents and localized beach erosion.

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