The monster waves that were predicted for this week started rolling in Tuesday. Waves were 10 feet and bigger and only expected to get larger over the next 24 hours, when they are predicted to get as high as 20 feet. At least five rescues have been made to keep surfers from washing into the Ventura Pier. People were warned to stay off jetties and not to let their children into the ocean because the waves and the currents are so strong. “When it gets this large, something exponentially bad can happen.” The swell is expected to continue through Friday, peaking today.
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