Wednesday
September
17
2014
4:36 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 

Check out our archive of Dining Guides - Yum!

Big surf heading for coast
October 21, 2013, 05:00 AM The Associated Press

Some big waves are headed toward the Northern California coast, and the National Weather Service is warning fishermen and beachgoers to stay back from the water through Tuesday afternoon.

The swell was set to hit the coast from Sonoma County to Monterey County late yesterday evening, and a beach hazards warning will take effect around 11 p.m., the weather service said today in an advisory.

Sneaker waves, strong waves that can wash people into the sea from beaches and rocks, are expected, along with strong rip currents and large surf, the advisory said.

Those fishing or visiting the beach should avoid rocks and jetties and always keep their eyes on the ocean, service officials said.

 

 

Tags: waves, service,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
How important is it that your food is organic?

Extremely important
Important
Somewhat important
Not important
In my house, organic; elsewhere, who cares?

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
NASA picks Boeing and SpaceX to ferry astronauts
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA is a giant step closer to launching Americans again from U.S. soil. ..
Racing wildfire engulfs homes in California town
WEED — Dan Linville and his son were sitting in their living room when they smelled smoke. When th..
Self-driving cars now need a permit in California
LOS ANGELES — Computer-driven cars have been testing their skills on California roads for more tha..
Five suspected of South San Francisco attempted home burglary
South San Francisco police are seeking five suspects who tried to burglarize a home by shattering it..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2014 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County crime