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Drones, spotted over California beaches, catch epic waves
Drones, spotted over California beaches, catch epic waves

The monster waves hitting Southern California thanks to Hurricane Marie brought out crowds to local beaches. The waves also brought out some drones. Some arresting footage of big waves has been posted on YouTube. One looked at the scene from Imperial Beach. Another captured images from Wedge in Newport Beach, where waves topped 18 feet. A third from Tuesday photographed surfers at the Malibu Pier. On Sunday, Marie became a Category 5 hurricane (the highest category on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale). National Weather Service weather specialist Stuart Seto said Marie's wind speeds reached over 157 mph but that the storm has been rapidly weakening. Marie has been moving...

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