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Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
350 AM EST Sat Feb 4 2023

FLZ124-125-050900-
/O.EXB.KJAX.RP.S.0001.000000T0000Z-230206T0900Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-
350 AM EST Sat Feb 4 2023

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...Coastal Nassau and Coastal Duval Counties.

* WHEN...Through late Sunday night.

* 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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