Orange County Coastal Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Advisory
Issued: 8:40 PM PST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 8 am Monday to 10 PM
PST Tuesday...

* waves and surf... 6 to 9 ft in Orange County. 7 to 11 ft in San
Diego County. Local sets to 13 ft possible south of del Mar
late Monday through Tuesday morning.

* Timing... surf increasing Monday morning, peaking late Monday
into early Tuesday. Surf will begin to lower Tuesday
afternoon.

* Tides...

la jolla: highest tide 4.7 feet at 5:07 am Monday
           highest tide 5.1 feet at 5:38 am Monday

* 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: 8:40 PM PST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect from 8 am Monday to 10 PM
PST Tuesday...

* waves and surf... 6 to 9 ft in Orange County. 7 to 11 ft in San
Diego County. Local sets to 13 ft possible south of del Mar
late Monday through Tuesday morning.

* Timing... surf increasing Monday morning, peaking late Monday
into early Tuesday. Surf will begin to lower Tuesday
afternoon.

* Tides...

la jolla: highest tide 4.7 feet at 5:07 am Monday
           highest tide 5.1 feet at 5:38 am Monday

* 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.