Weather Alerts for SAN DIEGO COASTS

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Warning  EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING   Excessive Heat Warning
SAN DIEGO COASTS

Areas Affected:
Orange County Coastal - Orange County Inland - San Bernardino and Riverside County Valleys-The Inland Empire - San Diego County Coastal Areas - San Diego County Inland Valleys
Effective: Mon 10:00 am Updated: Sat 3:56 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue 8:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...VERY HOT IN THE COASTAL AND VALLEY AREAS MONDAY AND TUESDAY...
.Offshore Santa Ana winds and strong high pressure aloft will
bring hot weather Sunday through Wednesday. Monday and Tuesday
will be the hottest days with highs above 100 in the valleys and
some coastal areas. Temperatures may not fall below 70 Monday
night in some of the windier coastal foothill locations. Still
very warm Wednesday with highs in the 90s. Cooler Thursday and
Friday.
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM MONDAY TO 8 PM PDT
TUESDAY...
The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning...which is in effect from 10 AM Monday to 8 PM PDT
Tuesday. The Excessive Heat Watch is no longer in effect.
* TEMPERATURE...Highs in the 90s near the coast and from 97 to 107
in Inland Orange County, the western Inland Empire and western
valleys in San Diego County. The beaches will not be quite as
hot with highs mostly in the 80s.
* IMPACTS...Heat related illness is likely for those involved in
strenuous outdoor activity, or those with health conditions
that do not have adequate access to air conditioning. If
untreated, heat illness events could be fatal. Never leave
children or pets inside a parked car!
* OUTLOOK...Still very warm Wednesday. Gradual cooling Thursday
and Friday.

Information:
An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a dangerous
situation in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of
fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...
and check up on relatives and neighbors.

Beach Hazards Statement  BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT   Beach Hazards Statement
SAN DIEGO COASTS

Areas Affected:
Orange County Coastal - San Diego County Coastal Areas
Effective: Sat 1:43 pm Updated: Sat 3:56 pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun 7:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...ELEVATED SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH SUNDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...
* WAVES AND SURF...3 TO 6 FT THROUGH SUNDAY.
* TIMING...A WEST-NORTHWEST SWELL WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ELEVATED
SURF AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS THROUGH SUNDAY.
* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING FROM ELEVATED SURF
AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS. RIP CURRENTS CAN PULL SWIMMERS AND
SURFERS OUT TO SEA. LARGE BREAKING WAVES CAN WASH PEOPLE OFF
JETTIES AND ROCKS...AND CAPSIZE SMALL BOATS NEAR SHORE.

Information:
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.