Surf

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High Surf, Dangerous Rip Currents Continue

High surf warnings continue Tuesday across the Southern California coast.

05/05/2015

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High Surf, Strong Currents To Continue Through Tuesday

High surf and strong currents will continue along the Southern California coast Monday.

05/04/2015

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Southern California High Surf Expected To Escalate Through Tuesday

A large swell is coming from the south, hitting Orange County beaches with 8-10-foot waves, a lifeguard to CBS2/KCAL9.

05/03/2015

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Beach Communities Warned Of Possible Coastal Flooding From Tropical Storm

Waves as high as 6 to 8 feet were expected to roll in during a high surf advisory issued by the National Weather Service, which will be in effect until 9 p.m. Tuesday.

10/06/2014

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Man, 27, Reportedly In Critical Condition After Surfing Accident Amid Huge Waves

The incident occurred near the 2100 block of South Ocean Front Walk.

08/28/2014

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Fallen Lifeguard’s Father Speaks With CBS2: ‘We Feel Incredibly Blessed’

The tragedy, the first on-duty lifeguard lost in the department’s 100-year history, weighs heavily on Carlson’s family.

07/08/2014

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VIDEO: 2 Men Rescue Teen From Treacherous Surf Off Rancho Palos Verdes

Two men are being called heroes after rescuing a teenager from treacherous surf off the Palos Verdes coast over the weekend.

07/07/2014

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Vigil Held For First On-Duty Newport Lifeguard Lost In 100-Year Department History

Newport Beach is coping with tragedy Monday, one day after the community was struck with the loss of a popular lifeguard on duty.

07/07/2014

KNX On Your Corner

KNX ON Your Corner: Surf Museum

For generations of wave riders, south Orange County beaches have been a big attraction all the way from Newport Beach to Laguna.

03/14/2014

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Dangerous Surf Reported Up And Down California Coastline

“The waves came roaring in here like a freight train,” said Austin McCann.

03/01/2014

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Asthma Death Of Lian Murray, Well-Known Surfwear Designer, Shocks Colleagues

Family members and colleagues are stunned by the unexpected death of well-known surf clothing designer Lian Murray.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Surf Legend

The surfing world lost a legend just over a year ago with the death of an Orange County man who truly revolutionized the business of surf forecasting.

01/25/2013

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10-Foot Breakers Possible Amid Holiday High Surf Warning

If you have plans to head to the beach this Labor Day weekend, make sure there’s a lifeguard on duty wherever you plant your towel.

08/31/2012

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OC Beach Surfers, Visitors Warned About Treacherous Waves

Orange County lifeguards Thursday were warning body surfers and beachgoers about big surf generated from a southern hemisphere storm off of Chile.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/16/2012

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High Surf Advisory To Be In Effect Through Saturday

A high surf advisory will be in effect through Saturday due to breakers that are expected to top 12 feet in some places.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/06/2012

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