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

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.

    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.

    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)

    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.