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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Mobile AL
955 AM CDT Sun Aug 18 2019

FLZ202-204-206-191500-
Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
955 AM CDT Sun Aug 18 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northwest Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov/mob (see
Fast Access Product Section) for more information about the
following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

Scattered to occasional numerous thunderstorms are expected today
and early tonight. Gusty straight line winds, frequent cloud to
ground lightning, and very heavy rain will accompany the stronger
thunderstorms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov/mob (see
Fast Access Product Section) for more information about the
following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

There is a MODERATE risk of rip currents along the Gulf beaches
of northwest Florida Monday night.

Scattered to occasional numerous thunderstorms are expected through
much of the week. Gusty straight line winds, frequent cloud to ground
lightning, and very heavy rain will accompany the stronger
thunderstorms, especially in the afternoon and early evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mobile AL
947 AM CDT Sun Aug 18 2019

FLZ202-204-206-191115-
/O.NEW.KMOB.RP.S.0027.190818T1447Z-190819T2300Z/
Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
947 AM CDT Sun Aug 18 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a High Rip
Current Risk, which is in effect through Monday afternoon.

* WHERE...Gulf beaches of Northwest Florida

* IMPACTS...Frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected.
  The surface is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Rip currents are life-
threatening to anyone entering the surf. Swim near a lifeguard. If
caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight the current.
Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape,
face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or tread
water until out of the rip current.

&&

$$




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