Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Cleveland, OH

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
534 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

OHZ009>012-089-010545-
/O.CAN.KCLE.RP.S.0001.160901T0100Z-160902T0800Z/
/O.NEW.KCLE.BH.S.0016.160901T0100Z-160902T0800Z/
ERIE-LORAIN-CUYAHOGA-LAKE-ASHTABULA LAKESHORE-
534 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...BEACHES OFF...ERIE...LORAIN...CUYAHOGA...LAKE AND
  ASHTABULA  COUNTIES.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH SWIMMING RISK

* HAZARDS...TONIGHT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...A HIGH RISK OF SWIMMING HAZARDS MEANS THAT
  LARGE WAVES AND DANGEROUS CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED...INCLUDING
  RIP CURRENTS. CONDITIONS ARE LIFE THREATENING. STAY OUT OF THE
  WATER...EVEN IF YOU ARE A GOOD SWIMMER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN SWIMMING RISKS EXIST
FROM A COMBINATION OF WIND AND LARGE WAVES INCLUDING RIP CURRENTS
AND LONGSHORE CURRENTS. THESE SWIMMING RISKS CAN CREATE LIFE-
THREATENING CONDITIONS EVEN FOR GOOD SWIMMERS. FOLLOW THE
INSTRUCTION OF LOCAL AUTHORITIES OR STAY OUT OF THE WATER.

&&

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