Ventura County Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Advisory
Issued: 2:19 PM PDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 5 am Wednesday to
3 PM PDT Thursday...

* surf... 4 to 7 feet, mainly on west facing beaches.

* Coastal flooding... minor coastal flooding is possible over
low- lying coastal areas such as beach parking lots and bike
pathways during the time of highest tide.

* Tides... the highest tide is expected Wednesday morning around
830 am.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
breaking waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and
rocks... and capsize small boats near shore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught
in a rip current, relax and float. Don't swim against the
current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If
unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.





High Surf Advisory
Issued: 2:19 PM PDT Mar. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 5 am Wednesday to
3 PM PDT Thursday...

* surf... 4 to 7 feet, mainly on west facing beaches.

* Coastal flooding... minor coastal flooding is possible over
low- lying coastal areas such as beach parking lots and bike
pathways during the time of highest tide.

* Tides... the highest tide is expected Wednesday morning around
830 am.

* Impacts... there is an increased risk for ocean drowning. Rip
currents can pull swimmers and surfers out to sea. Large
breaking waves can cause injury... wash people off beaches and
rocks... and capsize small boats near shore.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions. Swim near a lifeguard. If caught
in a rip current, relax and float. Don't swim against the
current. If able, swim in a direction following the shoreline. If
unable to escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.