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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
129 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOODING AND HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE
ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA COAST THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

ALZ261>264-232300-
/O.CON.KMOB.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170623T2300Z/
MOBILE INLAND-BALDWIN INLAND-MOBILE CENTRAL-BALDWIN CENTRAL-
129 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* COASTAL FLOODING...2 TO 4 FEET OF WATER ABOVE NORMALLY DRY
  GROUND CAN BE EXPECTED THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON
  ALONG LOW LYING AREAS OF THE ALABAMA COAST...ESPECIALLY AROUND
  TIMES OF HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MODERATE FLOODING IMPACTS ALONG
  COASTAL AREAS SUCH AS THE U.S.HIGHWAY 90 CAUSEWAY...NORTH SIDE
  OF THE DOG RIVER BRIDGE AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE
  SHORE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER, AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
129 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...COASTAL FLOODING AND HIGH SURF WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE
ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA COAST THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

ALZ265-266-240200-
/O.EXT.KMOB.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170624T1500Z/
/O.EXT.KMOB.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-170624T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170623T2300Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-
129 PM CDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY UNTIL 10 AM CDT SATURDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* SURF HEIGHTS...BREAKERS OF 4 TO 6 FEET.

* COASTAL FLOODING...2 TO 4 FEET OF WATER ABOVE NORMALLY DRY
  GROUND CAN BE EXPECTED THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON
  ALONG LOW LYING AREAS OF THE ALABAMA COAST...ESPECIALLY AROUND
  TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MODERATE FLOODING IMPACTS ALONG
  COASTAL AREAS...ESPECIALLY OVER LOCATIONS SUCH AS THE WEST END
  OF DAUPHIN ISLAND...SHELL BELT ROAD BETWEEN BAYOU LA BATRE AND
  CODEN AND OTHER AND OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

* HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...THE SURF WILL BE DANGEROUS
  TO ALL SWIMMERS. FREQUENT LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE
  EXPECTED. MINOR BEACH EROSION IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER, AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE AND
PROPERTY.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

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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