Mendocino Coast Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Frost Advisory
Issued: 3:06 AM PDT Oct. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Frost advisory remains in effect until 9 am PDT this morning...

* low temperatures... mid 30s.

* Locations include... Fort Bragg... Boonville...
Comptche... Arcata... Eureka... Fortuna... Covelo... Orleans...
Willow ... Creek... Petrolia... Honeydew... ettersberg...
Garberville... Bridgeville... Leggett... Laytonville... Willits.

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




Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 2:33 AM PDT Oct. 16, 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.