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High Surf Advisory until 11AM PST SAT

bulletin remains in effect until 11:00 am Saturday for Santa Barbara County Central Coast, CA

...HIGH SURF AND DANGEROUS RIP CURRENT TO CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY...

...LARGE ASTRONOMICAL TIDES EACH MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

.A LARGE WESTERLY SWELL PEAKED EARLIER THIS MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE TO SUBSIDE THROUGH SATURDAY. THIS SWELL WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE AND DANGEROUS WAVES ON ROCK JETTIES. THE HIGH TIDES WILL ALSO BE LARGE EACH MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY, PEAKING SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THESE TIDES CAN PRODUCE MINOR COASTAL FLOODING, AND A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT WILL LIKELY BE ISSUED WHEN THE HIGH SURF ADVISORIES EXPIRE.

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PST SATURDAY...

* SURF...BREAKING WAVES OF 12 TO 16 FEET WILL LOWER TO 6 TO 9 FEET BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON, HIGHEST ON WEST FACING BEACHES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING FROM SEA WATER IS POSSIBLE AROUND THE 8AM HIGH TIDE OF 7.0 TO 7.5 FEET. NO SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE IS EXPECTED. SIMILAR CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY PERSIST EACH MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...THERE IS AN INCREASED RISK FOR OCEAN DROWNING. RIP CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND SURFERS OUT TO SEA. LARGE BREAKING WAVES CAN CAUSE INJURY...WASH PEOPLE OFF BEACHES AND ROCKS...AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEARSHORE. POOLING OF SEA WATER IS POSSIBLE AROUND HIGH TIDE AT BEACH AND HARBOR AREAS THAT IS UNCOMMON WITH NORMAL TIDAL RANGES. ENHANCED BEACH EROSION IS ALSO EXPECTED.

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. SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT, RELAX AND FLOAT. DON'T SWIM AGAINST THE CURRENT. IF ABLE, SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.

Today

73° 48°

Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.

Humidity:66%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NNW at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:0%
UV Index:3 Moderate
Sunrise:07:07:23 AM
Sunset:05:18:19 PM
DayPrecipTemp
Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the mid 40s.Fri
0%66° 46°
Partly cloudy. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.Sat
0%73° 48°
Cloudy. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 40s.Sun
20%62° 47°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.Mon
10%58° 40°
More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the upper 30s.Tue
10%63° 38°
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 40s.Wed
0%66° 41°
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s.Thu
0%69° 45°

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