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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
619 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK WILL BE IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.MODERATE TO STRONG SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL BRING A HIGH RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND THE NORTHWEST FLORIDA
PANHANDLE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ALZ063-064-FLZ002-004-006-262200-
/O.EXT.KMOB.RP.S.0014.000000T0000Z-150527T1200Z/
LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL OKALOOSA-
619 AM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED.
  THE SURF WILL BE DANGEROUS FOR ALL LEVELS OF SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE-THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE SURF. IF
YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL AND WAVE YOUR ARMS FOR
HELP AND 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.

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