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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
914 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING CANCELLED FOR COAST OF APALACHEE BAY...

...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS CONTINUES AT WALTON... BAY...GULF
AND FRANKLIN COUNTY BEACHES...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY ALONG PANHANDLE BEACHES THROUGH MONDAY
NIGHT...

FLZ118-127-128-134-230315-
/O.CAN.KTAE.CF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170123T0400Z/
COASTAL JEFFERSON-COASTAL WAKULLA-COASTAL TAYLOR-COASTAL DIXIE-
914 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS CANCELLED THE
COASTAL FLOOD WARNING. RECENT OBSERVATIONS FROM TIME GAGES SHOWED
THAT TIDE LEVELS WERE ONLY SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL.

$$

FLZ108-112-114-231015-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170124T0600Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0011.000000T0000Z-170124T0600Z/
SOUTH WALTON-COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-
914 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017 /814 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EST /MIDNIGHT
CST/ TUESDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

* TIMING...UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.

* SURF HEIGHTS...4-6 FEET INCREASING TO 6-8 FEET ON SUNDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. THEY OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR...AS WELL AS IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES AND PIERS.

HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS...AND SIGNS
BEFORE ENTERING THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT DO NOT SWIM
AGAINST IT. FACE THE SHORE AND SIGNAL FOR HELP. FLOAT OR TREAD
WATER UNTIL THE CURRENT ENDS OR UNTIL RESCUED.

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

&&

$$

FLZ115-231015-
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0011.000000T0000Z-170124T0600Z/
COASTAL FRANKLIN-
914 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE MONDAY
NIGHT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. THEY OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR...AS WELL AS IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES AND PIERS.

HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS...AND SIGNS
BEFORE ENTERING THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT DO NOT SWIM
AGAINST IT. FACE THE SHORE AND SIGNAL FOR HELP. FLOAT OR TREAD
WATER UNTIL THE CURRENT ENDS OR UNTIL RESCUED.

&&

$$

FOURNIER



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