Coastal Del Norte Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Warning
Issued: 2:08 AM PST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 PM PST Thursday...

* waves and surf... breaking waves of 25 to 30 feet along west
and northwest facing beaches.

* Impacts... large breaking waves along the coast will lead to
increased wave run-up on beaches with waves topping and
washing over large rocks and jetties. These large waves can be
erratic and unpredictable. Use extra caution near the surf
zone as these large waves will be capable of sweeping people
into the frigid and turbulent ocean water. Mariners traversing
The Bar are urged to exercise extreme caution especially
during Max Ebb which is predicted to occur around noon on
Thursday to 600 PM on Thursday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf warning indicates that dangerous, battering wave will
pound the shoreline. This will result in very dangerous swimming
conditions, and deadly rip currents.




Wind Advisory
Issued: 2:07 AM PST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect for Crescent City from 11 am
this morning to 8 PM PST this evening...

* winds... sustained winds 15 to 25 mph... with locally higher gusts
of 35 to 45 mph.

* Locations include... Crescent City and surrounding coastal
headlands.

* Highway(s) impacted... portions of Hwy 101.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit
http://www.Wrh.NOAA.Gov/map




High Surf Warning
Issued: 2:08 AM PST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening to
10 PM PST Thursday...

* waves and surf... breaking waves of 25 to 30 feet along west
and northwest facing beaches.

* Impacts... large breaking waves along the coast will lead to
increased wave run-up on beaches with waves topping and
washing over large rocks and jetties. These large waves can be
erratic and unpredictable. Use extra caution near the surf
zone as these large waves will be capable of sweeping people
into the frigid and turbulent ocean water. Mariners traversing
The Bar are urged to exercise extreme caution especially
during Max Ebb which is predicted to occur around noon on
Thursday to 600 PM on Thursday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf warning indicates that dangerous, battering wave will
pound the shoreline. This will result in very dangerous swimming
conditions, and deadly rip currents.




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