396  
WHUS42 KMLB 190746  
CFWMLB  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL  
346 AM EDT WED APR 19 2017  
 
FLZ047-054-059-064-141-147-200000-  
/O.NEW.KMLB.BH.S.0008.170419T1200Z-170420T0000Z/  
SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-INDIAN RIVER-ST. LUCIE-MARTIN-  
COASTAL VOLUSIA COUNTY-NORTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-  
346 AM EDT WED APR 19 2017  
 
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING  
THROUGH THIS EVENING...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A BEACH  
HAZARDS STATEMENT FOR ROUGH SURF AND A MODERATE RISK OF RIP  
CURRENTS, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING THROUGH  
THIS EVENING.  
 
* HAZARDS...ROUGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS.  
 
* TIMING...ALL DAY.  
 
* LOCATION...MARTIN, SAINT LUCIE, INDIAN RIVER, BREVARD AND  
VOLUSIA COUNTIES.  
 
* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...GUSTY EAST WINDS WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS  
BREAKING WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS  
ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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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