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Beach Hazards Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

FLZ160-210200-
/O.CON.KTBW.SU.Y.0001.190120T1200Z-190121T1400Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-190122T0300Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.RP.S.0003.190120T0300Z-190122T0000Z/
Coastal Sarasota-
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 9 AM
EST MONDAY...

* HIGH SURF...Increasing onshore winds in the 20 to 25 knot
  range will produce high surf in the 5 to 7 foot range along
  area beaches.

* HIGH SURF TIMING...From early Sunday morning through mid
  morning on Monday.

* HIGH SURF IMPACTS...Increasing wave action will produce large
  breaking waves and high surf along area beaches. Residents and
  visitors should remain out of the water.

* RIP CURRENT TIMING...Increasing wave action will create rip
  currents along area beaches late tonight through Monday
  evening.

* RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...Life threatening Rip Currents are likely
  through Monday evening. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never
  swim alone!

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

For red tide forecast information visit
https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab/gomx.html

* 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/southern Sarasota County: Gulf
  coast...possible Sunday. Bay regions of northern
  Sarasota...possible Sunday and Monday.

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 at
https://visitbeaches.org and the Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission (FWC) red tide status at
myfwc.com/redtidestatus.

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

Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
the Department of Commerce (DOC)/(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.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. For maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard.
Pay attention to flags and signs.

If you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. Remain
calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to
shore and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to
swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.

&&

$$



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

FLZ160-210200-
/O.CON.KTBW.SU.Y.0001.190120T1200Z-190121T1400Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-190122T0300Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.RP.S.0003.190120T0300Z-190122T0000Z/
Coastal Sarasota-
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 9 AM
EST MONDAY...

* HIGH SURF...Increasing onshore winds in the 20 to 25 knot
  range will produce high surf in the 5 to 7 foot range along
  area beaches.

* HIGH SURF TIMING...From early Sunday morning through mid
  morning on Monday.

* HIGH SURF IMPACTS...Increasing wave action will produce large
  breaking waves and high surf along area beaches. Residents and
  visitors should remain out of the water.

* RIP CURRENT TIMING...Increasing wave action will create rip
  currents along area beaches late tonight through Monday
  evening.

* RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...Life threatening Rip Currents are likely
  through Monday evening. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never
  swim alone!

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

For red tide forecast information visit
https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab/gomx.html

* 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/southern Sarasota County: Gulf
  coast...possible Sunday. Bay regions of northern
  Sarasota...possible Sunday and Monday.

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 at
https://visitbeaches.org and the Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission (FWC) red tide status at
myfwc.com/redtidestatus.

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

Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
the Department of Commerce (DOC)/(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.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. For maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard.
Pay attention to flags and signs.

If you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. Remain
calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to
shore and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to
swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.

&&

$$



High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Ruskin FL
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

FLZ160-210200-
/O.CON.KTBW.SU.Y.0001.190120T1200Z-190121T1400Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.BH.S.0003.000000T0000Z-190122T0300Z/
/O.CON.KTBW.RP.S.0003.190120T0300Z-190122T0000Z/
Coastal Sarasota-
823 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM SUNDAY TO 9 AM
EST MONDAY...

* HIGH SURF...Increasing onshore winds in the 20 to 25 knot
  range will produce high surf in the 5 to 7 foot range along
  area beaches.

* HIGH SURF TIMING...From early Sunday morning through mid
  morning on Monday.

* HIGH SURF IMPACTS...Increasing wave action will produce large
  breaking waves and high surf along area beaches. Residents and
  visitors should remain out of the water.

* RIP CURRENT TIMING...Increasing wave action will create rip
  currents along area beaches late tonight through Monday
  evening.

* RIP CURRENT IMPACTS...Life threatening Rip Currents are likely
  through Monday evening. Always swim near a lifeguard, and never
  swim alone!

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

For red tide forecast information visit
https://tidesandcurrents.noaa.gov/hab/gomx.html

* 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/southern Sarasota County: Gulf
  coast...possible Sunday. Bay regions of northern
  Sarasota...possible Sunday and Monday.

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 at
https://visitbeaches.org and the Florida Fish and Wildlife
Conservation Commission (FWC) red tide status at
myfwc.com/redtidestatus.

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

Inclusion of external links does not constitute endorsement by
the Department of Commerce (DOC)/(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.

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area...producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. For maximum safety...swim near a lifeguard.
Pay attention to flags and signs.

If you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. Remain
calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to
shore and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to
swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.

&&

$$



Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL
227 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

.A strong cold front will move south through the region later
tonight and early on Sunday. In the wake of this front strong
and gusty northwest winds in the 20 to 25 knot range with
higher gusts will affect the area which will bring hazardous
boating conditions to area lakes.

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-202200-
/O.NEW.KTBW.LW.Y.0001.190120T1500Z-190120T2200Z/
Sumter-Pinellas-Polk-Hardee-Highlands-DeSoto-Coastal Levy-
Coastal Citrus-Coastal Hernando-Coastal Pasco-
Coastal Hillsborough-Coastal Manatee-Coastal Sarasota-
Coastal Charlotte-Coastal Lee-Inland Levy-Inland Citrus-
Inland Hernando-Inland Pasco-Inland Hillsborough-Inland Manatee-
Inland Sarasota-Inland Charlotte-Inland Lee-
Including the cities of Wildwood, Lake Panasoffkee, Bushnell,
The Villages, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Largo, Lakeland,
Winter Haven, Wauchula, Bowling Green, Zolfo Springs, Sebring,
Avon Park, Placid Lakes, Arcadia, Cedar Key, Yankeetown,
Crystal River, Homosassa, Hernando Beach, Bayport, Port Richey,
Hudson, Tampa, Apollo Beach, Westchase, Bradenton,
Anna Maria Island, Venice, Sarasota, Englewood, Port Charlotte,
Punta Gorda, Cape Coral, Captiva, Sanibel, Chiefland, Bronson,
Williston, Inverness, Brooksville, Spring Hill, Dade City,
Zephyrhills, Brandon, Plant City, Sun City Center, Parrish,
Lakewood Ranch, Myakka City, North Port, Babcock Ranch,
Fort Myers, and Lehigh Acres
227 PM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM TO 5 PM EST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay Area - Ruskin FL has
issued a Lake Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM to
5 PM EST Sunday.

* TIMING...From mid morning on Sunday through late Sunday
  afternoon.

* WINDS...Northwest winds 2o to 25 mph with higher gusts.

* IMPACTS...Strong and gusty winds in the wake of a cold front
  will bring hazardous boating conditions on area lakes on Sunday.
  Small craft operators may want to postpone any trips to area
  lakes on Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

&&

$$




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