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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
405 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS NOW THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.A LONG PERIOD ONSHORE SWELL AND MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW
WILL MAINTAIN A HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING.

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-271900-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0012.000000T0000Z-170428T1200Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
405 AM CDT THU APR 27 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING...

* 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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