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Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management
Friday November 6th, 2009 :: 03:59 p.m. PST

Advisory

WKend TEST. OES Duty Officer Status. Nat. Weather Svc: Some winds w/high surf & dangerous rip currents.

NWS (weather.gov)

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... THROUGH TONIGHT

A INCREASING NORTHWEST SWELL WILL BRING HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT TO THE OUTER WATERS...AND WILL LIKELY CREATE SURF OVER 10 FEET ALONG ALL EXPOSED WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SHORES NORTH OF POINT CONCEPTION TONIGHT.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY *

DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A LARGE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST SUNDAY. HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT WILL CONTINUE ALONG WITH HIGH SURF ALONG ALL EXPOSED WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SHORES NORTH OF POINT CONCEPTION. THE POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS SURF WILL LIKELY PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY AND THEN SUBSIDE MONDAY. VERY STRONG CURRENTS AND
DANGEROUS WATER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY NORTH OF POINT CONCEPTION. A NEARLY 6 FOOT HIGH TIDE IS FORECAST TO OCCUR AT PORT SAN LUIS AROUND NOON SATURDAY WITH A LOW TIDE AROUND ZERO FEET SATURDAY EVENING.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY *
* HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK *

Address/Location
Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management

, CA

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-681-5526

Santa Barbara County O E S
Operations
oes_admin@countyofsb.org
805-560-1081

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