'Supermoon' 2014 returns; high tides at beaches expected
'Supermoon' 2014 returns; high tides at beaches expected

Summer just got brighter as the so-called  "supermoon" is expected to light up the Earth early Saturday. With it, the National Weather Service issued a warning to coastal areas of Southern California. "High astronomical tides will occur this evening and Saturday evening. High tides around 7 feet could bring minor tidal overflows and beach erosion to area beaches, especially south of Point Conception, and smaller rock jetties will be more susceptible to wave over-topping," the warning says. "Due to the complex bathymetry along the California Coast, rip currents are always possible. Always swim near a lifeguard." The scientic phenomenom known as "perigee moon" will appear not only...