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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mobile AL
519 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...High Risk of Dangerous Rip Currents on Florida Beaches...

.Continued moderate onshore flow will create a high risk for
danger rip currents. A moderate risk is currently in effect on
Alabama Beaches.

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Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
519 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WHERE...Escambia...Santa Rosa...and Okaloosa County beaches

* 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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