How To Survive Deadly Rip Currents At San Francisco's Ocean BeachThe hot weather has people flocking to beaches but a perfect day in the sun can quickly turn tragic.
Beach Hazards Alert Issued; Huge Waves To Hit Bay Area CoastThe National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazards Statement from coastal Sonoma County to coastal Monterey as an intense period of swells approaches the Bay Area this week.
Huge Waves, Rip Currents Prompt High Surf Advisory For New Year's DayA high surf advisory and warning for sneaker waves and rip currents were issued for the Northern California coast and remain in effect through Wednesday night. Waves could be as high as 20 feet.
Rip Currents Possible Along Coast, Monterey Bay Beaches This WeekendVisitors to beaches in the San Francisco and Monterey bay areas are urged to stay back from and going into the ocean Friday afternoon until Sunday evening.
Weather Service Issues Beach Hazard Warning Through SundayMeteorologist Duane Dykema says swimmers should be aware of dangerous surf conditions.
SF Supe Calls For Ocean Beach Safety Improvements After Teens Swept To SeaA San Francisco City Supervisor called for a hearing to determine ways to improve safety at Ocean Beach Tuesday after two Vallejo teens were swept out to sea over the weekend.
Friends, Family Grapple With Loss Of Vallejo Teens Swept To SeaTwo Vallejo teens who were swept out to sea at San Francisco's Ocean Beach on Saturday are presumed dead and their friends and family are grappling with their sudden and tragic loss.
Search Halted For 2 Vallejo Teens Swept Away In Surf At SF Ocean BeachRescuers called off the search at 9 p.m. for the 16-year-olds who were swept out to sea after they succumbed to a large wave that separated them from three of their friends.
Rip Currents, Sneaker Waves Prompt Beach Hazard AdvisorySurfers and beachgoers are being warned of rip currents and sneaker waves along coastal beaches in the Bay Area.
Large Breaking Waves, Rip Currents Prompt Warning For BeachgoersThe coast guard is warning beach-goers to expect strong swells along the Northern and Central California coasts through Tuesday morning.
Strong Rip Currents Possible At Bay Area Beaches This WeekendThe National Weather Service on Friday warned that Bay Area beaches could see strong rip currents this weekend, making the waters riskier than usual for swimmers.