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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1215 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-112300-
FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 0-20 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 0-20 NM-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20-60 NM-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20-60 NM-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20-60 NM-INLAND VOLUSIA COUNTY-
NORTHERN LAKE COUNTY-ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-OKEECHOBEE-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LAKE COUNTY-
NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
1215 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.RIP CURRENT IMPACT...
A LINGERING 2 FOOT SWELL WITH A PERIOD OF AROUND 15 SECONDS WILL
MAINTAIN THE HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AT ARES BEACHES TODAY.
THE THREAT WILL BE HIGHEST FROM EARLY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNSET
DUE TO TIDAL EFFECTS. IF YOU PLAN ON BRAVING THE CHILLY SURF
TEMPERATURES TODAY...REMEMBER TO SWIM ONLY WITHIN SIGHT OF A
LIFEGUARD...AND NEVER SWIM ALONE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
BOATING CONDITIONS WILL BECOME POOR TO HAZARDOUS AGAIN BY THIS
WEEKEND AS WINDS AND SEAS BEHIND THE NEXT COLD FRONT. THE RISK OF
RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH LATE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

SEDLOCK/CRISTALDI



Rip Current Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
423 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016


FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-120000-
/O.NEW.KMLB.RP.S.0011.160211T1200Z-160212T0000Z/
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-
423 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNSET..

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH 700 PM.

* TIMING...THE RIP CURRENT THREAT WILL BE HIGHEST AROUND THE TIME
  OF LOW TIDE...BETWEEN 1230 PM AND 630 PM.

* IMPACTS...IF YOU PLAN ON BRAVING THE CHILLY SURF TEMPERATURES
  TODAY...REMEMBER TO SWIM ONLY WITHIN SIGHT OF A LIFEGUARD...AND
  NEVER SWIM ALONE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL
FLAGS AND SIGNS.

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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