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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
552 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS THROUGH WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

.A STRONG SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW COMBINED WITH INCREASING TIDAL RANGES
AND HIGHER THAN NORMAL SWELL OFFSHORE WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-301900-
/O.NEW.KMOB.RP.S.0017.150630T1200Z-150702T1200Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
552 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* TIMING...THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* IMPACTS...FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED.
  THE SURF IS 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 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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