LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — High surf will continue to pound the coast here in Southern California, meteorologists said Tuesday.
A high surf advisory will be in effect for Los Angeles and Orange counties until 5 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Glenn Allen Brooks, 61, Of Huntington Beach Arrested Thursday In Connection To Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot
In Los Angeles County, surf of between 6 and 10 feet, with maximum sets of 12 feet, is expected.
Surf between 3 and 8 feet, with the highest surf located north of Newport Beach, will be visible in Orange County.READ MORE: DUI Suspect Arrested In Deadly Traffic Collision That Killed 2 People On 110 Freeway In South LA Sunday
Forecasters said the strong surf may create risks of drowning for swimmers due to rip currents.
Beach-goers have been urged to swim near a lifeguard station. If caught in a rip current, swim parallel to shore until you are able to break free.
According to the National Weather Service, there is also a chance for minor flooding and minor beach erosion today.MORE NEWS: LAPD Report On Echo Park Protest Says Better System For Tracking Projectiles And Dealing With Independent Journalists Needed
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