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High Surf Advisory

Statement as of 3:09 AM PDT on April 19, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 20, 2014


... High surf advisory in effect from 9 PM this evening to 5 PM
PDT Sunday...

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued a high surf
advisory... which is in effect from 9 PM this evening to 5 PM PDT
Sunday.

* Timing... large waves will impact the north and central
Washington coast this evening through Sunday afternoon.

* Seas... westerly swell with a dominate period of 16 seconds will
build to 15 feet this evening... and to 16 to 19 feet late
tonight and Sunday morning. Swell will begin to subside later
Sunday afternoon and evening.

* Impacts... this weekend is a razor clam digging weekend for the
Twin Harbors... copalis and Moclips beaches. Those planning on
clam digging or other beach activities tonight and Sunday should
be alert for waves suddenly racing farther up the beach than
normal.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area... producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion. Monitor the latest forecasts from the National Weather
Service on this situation.





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Alabama - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Record Report
Florida - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Special Statement
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Frost Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning
Utah - Public Information Statement
Vermont - Flood Warning
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement