Surfers Excited As Towering Sneaker Waves Prompt Beach Hazard WarningThe National Weather Service has extended a warning about heavy surf, sneaker waves and riptides affecting coastal communities from Sonoma to Monterey Counties until 9 a.m. Wednesday.
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.
Huge Waves Expected To Crest Along Coast Excite Surfers, But Hurt Local FishermenThe New Year will likely start off with a bang along the coast as waves as high as a two-story building are expected to crest Wednesday.
Coast Guard Warns Bay Area Boaters, Beachgoers Of Sneaker Waves, Rip CurrentsThe U.S. Coast Guard warned Bay Area beachgoers and boaters of sneaker waves, strong rip currents and large shore breaks along the coast.
NWS Warns of Sneaker Wave Hazard Along Bay Area Beaches SundayThe National Weather Service is warning of an increased risk of sneaker waves at Bay Area beaches from 9 a.m. Sunday through 3 a.m. Monday.
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.
Waves, Wind, Rain Force Closure Of Pacifica PierThe storm sent huge waves pounding the coastline and in Pacifica sneaker waves posed a real threat.
Beachgoers Warned Of Killer Sneaker WavesVisitors to Northern California ocean beaches Wednesday were warned to be on the alert for sneaker waves – massive walls of water that can drag a beachgoer to a watery death.
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.
Warning For Monster 'Sneaker Waves' At Bay Area Beaches As Super Typhoon Nuri's Effects Linger"Do not turn your back to the sea"-- Powerful "sneaker waves" and concurrent rip tides will create extremely dangerous conditions at Bay Area beaches Wednesday and Thursday as the remnants of Super Typhoon Nuri send powerful swells toward the California Coast, prompting the National Weather Service to declare a Beach Hazard Warning.
Fisherman Drowns, Swept To Sea By Big Wave At Rodeo Beach; Another RescuedOne man drowned and another man was rescued after waves swept them into the ocean in the Marin Headlands Sunday afternoon.
Large Swells, ‘Sneaker Waves’ Reported Off Northern California CoastThe National Weather Service posted a high-surf advisory for Northern California between Monterey and the Sonoma Coast because of large swells and so-called "sneaker waves."
High Surf, Sneaker Waves Forecast For Bay Area Beaches Over HolidayAnyone planning to take a walk on the beach on Thanksgiving should expect higher-than-normal surf, as a seasonal swell is forecast to hit Bay Area coastlines this week, a weather forecaster said Tuesday.
Sneaker Waves, Strong Surf Warnings For Bay Area CoastForecasters were warning beachgoers along the Northern California coast to be careful of sneaker waves, large surf and strong currents.
Warning: Big Surf Heading For NorCal CoastSome big waves are headed toward the Northern California coast this evening, and the National Weather Service is warning fishermen and beachgoers to stay back from the water through Tuesday afternoon.