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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
524 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY CONTINUES UNTIL 4 AM CDT THURSDAY MORNING
FOR BAY AND GULF COUNTIES...

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK TONIGHT FOR THE FLORIDA PANHANDLE AND
BIG BEND BEACHES...

FLZ112-114-250900-
/O.CON.KTAE.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-170525T0900Z/
/O.CON.KTAE.RP.S.0061.000000T0000Z-170525T0900Z/
COASTAL BAY-COASTAL GULF-
524 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017 /424 PM CDT WED MAY 24 2017/

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT /4 AM CDT/
THURSDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EDT /4 AM
CDT/ THURSDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF...SURF HEIGHTS BUILDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET WITH
  OCCASIONAL 7 FOOT SETS.

* TIMING...HIGHEST SURF THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...MINOR BEACH EROSION AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.
  HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THE DAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE. THEY OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR...AS WELL AS IN THE VICINITY OF JETTIES AND PIERS.

HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL FLAGS...AND SIGNS
BEFORE ENTERING THE WATER. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT DO NOT SWIM
AGAINST IT. FACE THE SHORE AND SIGNAL FOR HELP. FLOAT OR TREAD
WATER UNTIL THE CURRENT ENDS OR UNTIL RESCUED.

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

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PAGO PAGO AS
224 AM SST WED MAY 24 2017

ASZ001>003-250130-
TUTUILA-AUNUU-MANUA-SWAINS-
224 AM SST WED MAY 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT...

* SURF..HAZARDOUS SURFS OF 10 TO 14 FEET WILL PUMMEL EAST AND
  SOUTH FACING REEFS. THESE SURF HEIGHTS WILL SUBSIDE TO NEAR 8 TO
  11 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...UNTIL 3 PM SST FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...LARGE SURFS AND STRONG RIP CURRENTS..

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY INDICATES LARGE BREAKING WAVES WILL AFFECT
BEACHES IN THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS
AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

&&

FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA
OFISA O LE TAU PAGO PAGO AS
220 VAVEAO ASO LULU ME 24 2017

...O LOO FAAAUAU LE FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA...

* GALU...O GALU TETELE E 10 I LE 14 FUTU LE MAUALULUGA O LE A
  AAFIA AI GATAIFALE I SASA`E MA SAUTE O LE ATUNUU. E FAAITIITIA
  LE MAUALULUGA O GALU I LE 8 I LE 11 FUTU I LE AOAULI O LE ASO.

* TAIMI...SE`IA OO I LE 3 I LE AOAULI O LE ASO FARAILE.

* NOFOAGA AAFIA...E MAUALULUGA GALU MA E MALOLOSI AAVE O LE SAMI.

FAUTUAGA/TAPENAGA...

O FAUTUAGA MO GALU MAUALULUGA E FAAILOA MAI AI LE MALOLOSI MA LE
TETELE O GALU O LE A AAFIA AI GATAIFALE MA MATAFAGA...MA E MALOLOSI
AAVE O LE SAMI E ONO SOLO AI NISI O VAEGA O LE MATAFAGA.


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