Orange County Coastal Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 1:09 PM PDT Apr. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement now in effect through Monday evening...

* waves and surf... surf 3 to 6 feet with occasional sets to 7 feet
through Monday evening.

* Impacts... dangerous conditions in the surf zone due to
elevated surf and strong rip currents.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current... relax and
float. Do not 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.