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Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
245 AM EDT Mon Apr 22 2024

FLZ124-125-133-138-222030-
/O.NEW.KJAX.RP.S.0012.240422T1700Z-240424T0200Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
245 AM EDT Mon Apr 22 2024

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents expected.

* WHERE...Northeast Florida Beaches.

* WHEN...From 1 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current, relax and
float. Don`t swim against the current. If able, swim in a
direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape, face the
shore and call or wave for help.

&&

$$



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