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Beach Hazards Statement Issued for Point Reyes National Seashore from Thursday, July 5 through Saturday, July 7, 2018.

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Date: July 5, 2018
Contact: John A. Dell'Osso, 415-464-5135

The National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazard Statement which remains in effect from 5 am Thursday through Saturday afternoon.

A moderate-sized long-period southerly swell generated by Hurricane Fabio will arrive along the central coast on Thursday morning and continue through the weekend. The largest southerly waves are forecast to arrive late Thursday into early Friday.

Primarily south facing coastal sections of Marin County will be impacted. In particular southwest facing beaches including but not limited to Limantour Beach, Wildcat Beach, and Stinson Beach.

Never turn your back to the ocean.

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Last updated: July 5, 2018

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1 Bear Valley Road
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956


(415) 464-5100
This number will initially be answered by an automated attendant, from which one can opt to access a name directory, listen to recorded information about the park (i.e., directions to the park; visitor center hours of operation; weather forecast; fire danger information; shuttle bus system status; wildlife updates; ranger-led programs; seasonal events; etc.), or speak with a ranger. Please note that if you are calling between 4:30 pm and 10 am, park staff may not be available to answer your call.

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