Northern Humboldt Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Frost Advisory
Issued: 2:38 PM PDT Oct. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Frost advisory in effect from 1 am to 9 am PDT Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Eureka has issued a frost
advisory... which is in effect from 1 am to 9 am PDT Tuesday.

* Low temperatures... mid 30s.

* Locations include... interior sections of
Eureka... Fortuna... McKinleyville... Blue Lake... Petrolia...
Honeydew... ettersberg... Garberville...
Bridgeville... Leggett... Laytonville... Willits... Covelo.

* For a detailed view of the hazard area... visit

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A frost advisory means that frost is possible. Sensitive outdoor
plants may be killed if left uncovered.

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:05 PM PDT Oct. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect from Wednesday
morning through Wednesday evening...

* timing... the highest sneaker wave risk will be from Wednesday
morning through Wednesday evening.

* Impacts... larger surf at offshore breaks and an enhanced risk
of sneaker waves on northwest California beaches. Steep
beaches will have a higher risk of sneaker wave activity with
greater wave run-up onto beaches. Large waves will also wash
over jetties and rock outcroppings that may normally stay dry.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazard statement is issued when threats such as sneaker
waves and other hazards create life-threatening conditions in the
surf zone. Caution should be used when in or near the water.