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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1013 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK CONTINUES THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A PERSISTENT MODERATE SOUTHEAST WIND FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO
CREATE ELEVATED SURF AND A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

ALZ063-064-FLZ002-004-006-180500-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0013.000000T0000Z-150518T0500Z/
LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL OKALOOSA-
1013 PM CDT SUN MAY 17 2015

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CDT
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* 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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