Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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WHUS44 KMOB 212327
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
627 PM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-221030-
/O.EXT.KMOB.RP.S.0024.000000T0000Z-171022T2000Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
627 PM CDT SAT OCT 21 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* WHERE...ALONG THE GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST
  FLORIDA.

* 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. SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.
IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. IF UNABLE TO ESCAPE,
FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP. IF TIRED, FLOAT OR
TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT.

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