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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
348 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
7 AM EST TUESDAY...

FLZ114-260500-
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COASTAL GULF-
348 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EST THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
EST TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...WALTON AND GULF COUNTIES.

* PEAK SURF...5 TO 7 FEET WITH 6 TO 8 FOOT SETS.

* TIMING...THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* BEACH FLAGS...RED...LIKELY DOUBLE RED SOON.

* IMPACTS...SURF HEIGHTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO SWIMMERS.

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 AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO
FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...
DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE.
ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO
SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A
RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

FLZ112-260500-
/O.NEW.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.150126T0300Z-150127T1200Z/
COASTAL BAY-
248 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
CST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A HIGH
SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM
CST TUESDAY.

* PEAK SURF...5 TO 7 FEET WITH 6 TO 8 FOOT SETS.

* TIMING...THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
  EROSION IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$

FLZ108-260300-
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SOUTH WALTON-
248 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

...RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...WALTON AND GULF COUNTIES.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* BEACH FLAGS...RED.

* SURF...2 TO 4 FEET.

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 AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO
FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS. IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...
DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE.
ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO
SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A
RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$

MCDERMOTT





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