Dense Fog Advisory
Areas affected:
Kern, CA

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West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley-
Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley-
Including the cities of Los Banos, Coalinga, Mendota, Fresno,
Hanford, Lemoore, Avenal, Corcoran, Bakersfield, and Visalia
911 PM PST Tue Dec 18 2018

…A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TONIGHT UNTIL 11 AM
PST WEDNESDAY MORNING…

The National Weather Service in Hanford has issued a Dense Fog
Advisory, which is in effect from 2 AM PST tonight until 11 AM PST
Wednesday morning.

* VISIBILITIES…Less than one quarter of a mile to down around
500 feet.

* TIMING…From 2 AM PST tonight until 11 AM PST Wednesday
morning.

* IMPACTS…Low visibilities will make travel hazardous along
highways and rural roads, including from Merced County southward
to Kings and Tulare Counties. Highways affected include, but are
not limited to highway 99, highway 198, highway 152, highway 41,
highway 43, and highway 180.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Dense Fog Advisory means that visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter of a mile. If driving, slow
down, use your low beam headlights, and leave plenty of distance
ahead of you.

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High Surf Advisory
Areas affected:
Los Angeles, CA; Orange, CA; Ventura, CA

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Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles-
Catalina and Santa Barbara Islands-
851 PM PST Tue Dec 18 2018

…HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THURSDAY…

* SURF…5 to 8 foot surf can be expected across west facing
beaches through this evening. The surf will subside to 4 to 7
feet overnight and persist through Wednesday night before
building to 5 to 8 feet again on Thursday. The high surf will
continue through Thursday evening, and possibly through Friday
morning.

* Impacts…There is an increased risk for ocean drowning.
Strong 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 near shore.

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.

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High Surf Advisory
Areas affected:
Los Angeles, CA; Orange, CA; Ventura, CA

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San Diego County Coastal Areas-Orange County Coastal Areas-
112 PM PST Tue Dec 18 2018

…HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THIS
EVENING…

* Surf…5 to 8 feet with sets to 11 feet in Orange County. 7 to
10 feet in San Diego County with local sets to 13 feet south
of Del Mar.

* Timing… Surf continuing through this afternoon, gradually
subsiding this evening and overnight.

* 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.

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High Surf Advisory
Areas affected:
Los Angeles, CA; Orange, CA; Ventura, CA

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Ventura County Coast-
851 PM PST Tue Dec 18 2018

…HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM PST THURSDAY…

* SURF…5 to 8 foot surf can be expected across west facing
beaches through Thursday. Local sets to 10 feet will be
possible near Ventura Harbor through late tonight. The high surf
will begin to subside Thursday night, but may persist through
Friday morning.

* Impacts…There is an increased risk for ocean drowning.
Strong 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 near shore.

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.

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