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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
357 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AND HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3
AM CST WEDNESDAY...

FLZ108-115-091000-
/O.CAN.KTAE.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-160209T1200Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL FRANKLIN-
357 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 /257 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS CANCELLED THE
HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK FOR WALTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES.

$$

FLZ112-114-100830-
/O.EXT.KTAE.SU.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160210T0900Z/
/O.EXT.KTAE.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-160210T0900Z/
COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-
357 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

* SURF...PEAKING AROUND 6 TO 7 FEET WEST OF THE SAINT JOSEPH
  PENINSULA AND SOUTH OF TYNDALL AFB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL
CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR
MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE SANDBAR AND IN THE
VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS... JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED
THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS AND SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. 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.

&&

$$

18-WOOL



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