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Leimert Park, CA Area Weather Advisories

Beach Hazards Statement

Issued: Friday, October 24, 2:27 pm PDT
Expires: Monday, October 27, 5:00 am PDT

ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS FOR LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA BEACHES SUNDAY.

A BUILDING NORTHWEST SWELL WILL MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS SATURDAY NIGHT, BRINGING RISING SURF TO WEST FACING BEACHES OF LOS ANGELES AND VENTURA COUNTIES.

THE HIGHER SURF WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY INCREASING RIP AND LONG-SHORE CURRENTS.

THE SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH SUNDAY EVENING AND OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING.

BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM EARLY SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

* HAZARDS AND TIMING, SURF WILL BUILD TO 3 TO 5 FEET WITH MAXIMUM SETS TO 7 FEET ON EXPOSED WEST FACING BEACHES, ALONG WITH AN INCREASING RISK OF STRONG RIP CURRENTS AND LONG-SHORE CURRENTS.

IMPACTS:
THE ELEVATED SURF WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS SWIMMING AND HAZARDOUS SURF CONDITIONS FOR INEXPERIENCED SURFERS, AND AN INCREASED LIKELIHOOD OF DANGEROUS CURRENTS IN THE SURF ZONE.