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Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1008 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE ALABAMA AND
NORTHWEST FLORIDA BEACHES THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-250800-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-170625T0800Z/
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-
1008 PM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM CDT
SUNDAY...

* RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...FREQUENT LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS
  ARE EXPECTED.

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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