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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
500 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

...THERE IS A HIGH RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS THROUGH
TONIGHT...

.A MODERATE SOUTHWEST WIND FLOW COMBINED WITH INCREASING TIDAL
RANGES AND HIGHER THAN NORMAL SWELL WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA
THROUGH TONIGHT.

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-011800-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0017.000000T0000Z-150702T1200Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
500 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015

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

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

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

&&

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