National Weather Service Issues Sneaker Wave Warning

Hank Sims / Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 @ 7:46 a.m. / Ocean , Weather

The National Weather Service’s Eureka office is warning beachgoers that there’s a high risk of sneaker waves today and tomorrow, thanks to an offshore storm that could generate exceptionally large waves every half-hour or so. If sunny weather draws you or yours to the beach, you should keep in mind that this is no joke — seems like there’s at least one fatal sneaker wave incident every year on the North Coast.

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