LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — If your Martin Luther King Day plans include a trip to the beach, be wary of strong rip currents and large waves.
According to the National Weather Service, a beach hazards statement will remain in effect from 6 a.m. Monday through Tuesday evening.READ MORE: Authorities Increase Security At Local Synagogues Following Texas Standoff
During this time, surf of 3 to 6 feet is expected to arrive on west facing beaches.READ MORE: Diver Goes Missing Off Coast Of Huntington Beach; Search Underway
Dangerous rip currents and sneaker waves are expected due to the elevated surf.
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