San Diego County Coastal Areas Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 9:31 PM PDT Jul. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect through Sunday

* tides... highest tide 6.9 to 7.1 feet at around 945 PM Sunday.

* Timing... minor tidal overflow possible within an hour before and
after the time of highest tide.

* Impacts... minor flooding of low-lying coastal areas and beach
adjacent roads and parking lots. Possible impacted locations
include... but are not limited to... Sunset Beach... Oceanside...
Cardiff and La Jolla shores.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A beach hazards statement for minor tidal overflow means that
high astronomical tides possibly in combination with above normal
surf will likely produce minor flooding of low-lying areas along
the beach such as beach parking lots. Coastal officials should
take the necessary precautionary measures to safeguard their