808  
WHUS44 KMOB 112333  
CFWMOB  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
633 PM CDT FRI AUG 11 2017  
 
...HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE GULF BEACHES OF ALABAMA  
AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA THROUGH TONIGHT...  
 
ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-121200-  
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0020.000000T0000Z-170812T1200Z/  
MOBILE COASTAL-BALDWIN COASTAL-ESCAMBIA COASTAL-  
SANTA ROSA COASTAL-OKALOOSA COASTAL-  
633 PM CDT FRI AUG 11 2017  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY  
MORNING...  
 
* 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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