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Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TIYAN GU
549 AM CHST THU DEC 13 2018

.TRADE-WIND SWELL WILL MAINTAIN A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
THROUGH TONIGHT.

GUZ001>004-130900-
/O.CON.PGUM.RP.S.0017.000000T0000Z-181213T2000Z/
GUAM-ROTA-TINIAN-SAIPAN-
549 AM CHST THU DEC 13 2018

...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

* ALONG EAST FACING REEFS...THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL REMAIN
  HIGH THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY NEAR GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. 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.

&&

$$

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