Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
711 AM EDT TUE SEP 26 2017

...LONG PERIOD SWELLS WILL REACH THE COAST TODAY...

.LONG PERIOD SWELLS FROM HURRICANE MARIA WILL REACH THE COAST
TODAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO A HIGH RISK FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
ACROSS MUCH OF THE MIDCOAST REGION OF MAINE.

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711 AM EDT TUE SEP 26 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAY HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATION...THE MIDCOAST REGION EXCEPT FOR COASTAL WALDO COUNTY.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 6 FEET.

* TIMING...TODAY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG RIP CURRENTS EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

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