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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Miami FL
131 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

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Coastal Collier-
131 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a Beach Hazards
Statement for Collier County, which is in effect through Sunday
evening.


* RED TIDE HAZARDS...Possible respiratory irritation in some
  coastal areas.

  For Red Tide forecast information visit
  http://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab (all lower case).

* FLORIDA RED TIDE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION POTENTIAL IMPACTS...
  Symptoms may include coughing...sneezing...and tearing eyes.
  People with respiratory conditions such as asthma...
  emphysema...and other pulmonary diseases...may be more
  sensitive. Irritation may vary locally and throughout the day.
  If you experience uncomfortable symptoms...consider going to
  an unaffected beach nearby.

* FLORIDA RED TIDE RESPIRATORY IRRITATION TIMING/LOCATION...NOAA
  FORECAST:...


  COASTAL NORTHERN COLLIER COUNTY: possible through 10 pm Sunday.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Florida Red Tide Observations. You can find unaffected beaches
  by checking reports of recent, local observations and data:
  Mote Marine Laboratory daily beach conditions
  http://www.mote.org/beaches and the Florida Fish and Wildlife
  Conservation Commission (FWC) Red Tide Status:
  http://myfwc.com/redtidestatus.

* Florida Red Tide Health Information. Consult the Florida
  Department of Health:
  http://www.floridahealth.gov/environmental- health/aquatic-
  toxins/red-tide.html or call the Poison Control Center: 1-800-
  222-1222.

  Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
  the Department of Commerce/NOAA of these external web sites or
  the information, products or services contained therein.

* Florida Red Tide Information Sources. Red Tide forecasts are
  provided by the National Ocean Service with data provided by
  the FWC and Mote Marine Laboratory
  (http://www.mote.org/pages/Florida-Red-Tide1).

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