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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1155 AM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS CONTINUES TODAY FOR BAY...GULF AND
FRANKLIN COUNTIES...

.PERSISTENT...WEST TO SOUTHWEST ARE HAVE WEAKENED SOMEWHAT WITH A
CORRESPONDING REDUCTION IN SURF. WE WILL MAINTAIN THE HIGH RISK
FOR A BIT LONGER BUT NOTE IMPROVEMENTS ALONG WALTON COUNTY
BEACHES..

FLZ108-291700-
/O.CAN.KTAE.RP.S.0041.000000T0000Z-150630T0000Z/
SOUTH WALTON-
1155 AM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS CANCELLED THE
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

FLAGS ARE NOW YELLOW INDICATING THE RIP CURRENT RISK IS NOT QUITE
AS HIGH AS RECENT DAYS.

$$

FLZ112-114-115-300000-
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0041.000000T0000Z-150630T0000Z/
COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
1155 AM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$

18-WOOL



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