Hurricane Marie kicks up surf in Newport Beach, California

NEWPORT BEACH, CA (Surfline.com/CNN) — Surf’s up along the California coastline as Hurricane Marie makes its way through the Pacific Ocean.

People stood on the shoreline in Newport Beach to watch the massive waves.

Waves could swell to 30-feet by later Wednesday.

The National Weather Service warned swimmers and surfers that Southern California beaches will have large waves and rip currents.

On August 26 at 19:05 UTC (3:05 p.m. EDT) NASA's Terra satellite captured this image of Hurricane Marie drawing in the small remnants of Karina (bottom left). Image Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response
On August 26 at 19:05 UTC (3:05 p.m. EDT) NASA’s Terra satellite captured this image of Hurricane Marie drawing in the small remnants of Karina (bottom left).
Image Credit: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response
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