The waves are big and spectacular. But also dangerous.
“The waves came roaring in here like a freight train,” said Austin McCann.
Stacy Davis added 12 points and Brendan Lane and Nikolas Skouen 10 each for Pepperdine
High surf was causing some problems along the coast in the city of Ventura, authorities said Friday.
A high surf advisory was in effect Tuesday for many Southland beaches, the National Weather Service said.
Ecologists sought the public’s help Wednesday as big waves and extremely high tides were set to hit Southern California beaches.
Some Long Beach and O.C. residents are preparing for another day of ankle-deep seawater in low-lying coastal communities as unusually high “king tides” pulled the Pacific farther ashore than normal Thursday.
The storm systems hitting California this weekend are expected to bring big swells to some Orange County beaches.
Authorities are warning of dangerous rip currents at beaches along the coastline of Southern and Central California.
More high surf is expected through Monday along the Southern California coastline.
A high surf advisory is still in effect Saturday.
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.
Orange County lifeguards Thursday were warning body surfers and beachgoers about big surf generated from a southern hemisphere storm off of Chile.
A geophysics professor is warning of a potentially dire impact from proposed cuts to warning systems off the California coast.
A high surf advisory will be in effect through Saturday due to breakers that are expected to top 12 feet in some places.