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December 2014

Winter Rain Storm & High Surf Advisory Information for LA County’s December 12th Storm

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According to the National Weather Service, LA County is forecasted to get 1-2″ of rain at the coast and valleys with 2-4″ forecasted for the foothills and mountains. The storm will move into LA County beginning Thursday night 12/11 and continue through Friday 12/12. A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for Los Angeles County burn areas and will be in effect until Friday evening. The heavy downpour will bring a threat of mud and debris flows near the recent burn areas in foothill communities. Possible thunderstorms are expected. Use caution and be prepared!

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Winter Rain Storm & High Surf Advisory Information for LA County’s December 12th Storm

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{HIGH SURF ADVISORY} issued by the National Weather Service for West facing LA County Beaches effective until Saturday 12/13 @ 3pm. Full High Surf Advisory details: here

The forecast is calling for a W/WNW Ground swell in the 8-12ft range  to build in Thursday evening and continue through Saturday afternoon then fade Sunday. Minor coastal flooding is possible at the high tides and very strong Rip Currents are likely along all L.A. County beaches. Large rogue waves can topple over coastal rocks, jetties and beaches likely causing beach erosion. Please use caution while visiting the beach and always check in with a Lifeguard before ANY ocean activities. Read More