Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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WHUS41 KAKQ 210221
CFWAKQ

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1021 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

NCZ102-VAZ098-211030-
/O.CON.KAKQ.BH.S.0012.140921T1200Z-140922T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-VIRGINIA BEACH-
1021 PM EDT SAT SEP 20 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* HAZARDS...HIGH THREAT FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.

* TIMING...ALL DAY SUNDAY.

* WAVES AND SURF...WAVES IN THE SURF OF 3 TO 4 FEET ARE
  EXPECTED. SHORE BREAK OF 4 FEET CAN CAUSE NECK AND SPINAL
  INJURIES... AFFECTING EVEN THE MOST ABLE SWIMMERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS...LONGSHORE CURRENTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES AND OTHER
HAZARDS ARE POSSIBLE. CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN IN OR NEAR THE
WATER.

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE
NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

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FOR THE LATEST TIDE LEVEL UPDATES...PLEASE VISIT
HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=AKQ




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