Huge Surf Hits California's Seal Beach


Surfers in southern California took advantage of unusually large surf in Newport Beach on August 27, where a huge swell from Hurricane Marie was expected to generate waves as big as 25 feet. The National Weather Service issued a high surf advisory, warning that the swell, which has been described as the largest in a decade, would cause dangerous rip tides and possible flooding

This video shows the waves breaking around the pier on Seal Beach. Credit: YouTube/Jeff Wheeler

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