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7-Foot Waves a Surfer's Paradise in San Diego

National Weather Service warns of rip currents



    On top of the perfect, summer-like weather in San Diego Wednesday afternoon, beaches are also serving up a slice of paradise.

    Waves could hit up to seven feet, with the average floating between four and six feet.

    Surfers Enjoy Big Waves

    [DGO] Surfers Enjoy Big Waves
    A High Surf Advisory allowed some San Diego surfers to get out in the ocean to take advantage of a great swell.
    (Published Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2012)

    A High Surf Advisory is in effect for San Diego, according to National Weather Service.

    NWS warns there will be dangerous rip currents on Wednesday.

    That won’t be the end of big surf for San Diegans – NWS also stated another round of waves is expected for Thursday to Saturday. But this second swell is likely to be much larger.