419  
WHUS44 KMOB 040417  
CFWMOB  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
1117 PM CDT TUE JUL 3 2018  
   
..HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS THROUGH THE REST OF TONIGHT
 
 
ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-041100-  
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0018.000000T0000Z-180704T1100Z/  
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-  
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-  
1117 PM CDT TUE JUL 3 2018  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CDT  
WEDNESDAY...  
 
* WHERE...GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA.  
 
* 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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