(Juan Pardo/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Beach hazard warning issued for SF coast

The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazard warning for the San Francisco coast through Friday night.

Northwest swells reaching 12 to 15 feet were expected through the day Friday. The swells, which will last 14 to 15 seconds, may produce sneaker waves, rip currents and large shore breaks, according to the weather service.

The warning is in effect until 6 p.m.

Are you heading to the beach today? Tell us in the comments.

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