San Diego County Coastal Areas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Advisory
Issued: 1:12 PM PST Dec. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...

* surf... 5 to 8 feet with sets to 11 feet in Orange County. 7 to
10 feet in San Diego County with local sets to 13 feet south
of del Mar.

* Timing... surf continuing through this afternoon, gradually
subsiding this evening and overnight.

* Impacts... increased risk of drowning due to elevated surf and
strong rip currents. Sneaker waves and other hazards can
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Minor
coastal flooding during early morning high tides and minor
beach erosion are possible.

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.





High Surf Advisory
Issued: 1:12 PM PST Dec. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 10 PM PST this
evening...

* surf... 5 to 8 feet with sets to 11 feet in Orange County. 7 to
10 feet in San Diego County with local sets to 13 feet south
of del Mar.

* Timing... surf continuing through this afternoon, gradually
subsiding this evening and overnight.

* Impacts... increased risk of drowning due to elevated surf and
strong rip currents. Sneaker waves and other hazards can
create life-threatening conditions in the surf zone. Minor
coastal flooding during early morning high tides and minor
beach erosion are possible.

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.