High Surf Advisory issued October 18 at 5:15AM PDT until October 18 at 9:00PM PDT by NWS

…High Surf Advisory along the coast through Friday evening… A large northwest swell will continue to impact the waters through the day. Swells along the coast from Sonoma County to Monterey County will build to 10 to 13 feet with breaking waves of 15 to 20 feet possible in the surf zone. Beachgoers should use caution along area beaches. Never turn your back to the ocean.