273  
WHUS44 KMOB 231619  
CFWMOB  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
1119 AM CDT MON APR 23 2018  
   
..HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING
 
 
ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-240000-  
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0011.000000T0000Z-180424T0000Z/  
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-  
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-  
1119 AM CDT MON APR 23 2018  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS  
EVENING...  
 
* WHERE...GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA  
PANHANDLE.  
 
* IMPACTS...FREQUENT LIFE-THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED.  
THE SURF 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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