Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
343 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS CANCELLED...

.THE MODERATE TO STRONG ONSHORE FLOW HAS EASED...BUT A MODERATE
SOUTHERLY SWELL CONTINUES. THE HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENT HAS
ENDED...BUT A MODERATE RISK CONTINUES.

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-020945-
/O.CAN.KMOB.RP.S.0017.000000T0000Z-160503T0000Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
343 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK.

* TIMING...THROUGH TODAY

* IMPACTS...LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE STILL POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A MODERATE 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. 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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