Half Moon Bay

HALF MOON BAY — Authorities are urging caution after great white sharks were sighted off the San Mateo County coast this week.

Multiple pilots reported seeing the sharks, which were spotted between the Ritz Carlton and Pillar Point in Half Moon Bay, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.

“If visiting the area please use caution,” the sheriff’s office said in a tweet Thursday afternoon.

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