824  
WHUS42 KJAX 201618  
CFWJAX  
 
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
1118 AM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
FLZ124-125-133-138-210000-  
/O.EXP.KJAX.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-190220T1600Z/  
/O.CON.KJAX.RP.S.0002.000000T0000Z-190221T0000Z/  
COASTAL NASSAU-COASTAL DUVAL-COASTAL ST. JOHNS-COASTAL FLAGLER-  
1118 AM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
 
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...   
..COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED
 
 
* LOCATIONS...NORTHEAST FLORIDA COASTAL LOCATIONS.  
 
* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...ROUGH SURF WITH A HIGH RISK OF RIP  
CURRENTS THROUGH THIS EVENING.  
 
ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS EVENING'S HIGH TIDE  
CYCLE, BUT MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.  
 
RIP CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING.  
 
RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY  
FROM SHORE, WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE  
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS, JETTIES  
AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH PATROL.  
PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.  
 
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.  
 

 
 

 
 
GAZ154-166-201730-  
/O.EXP.KJAX.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-190220T1600Z/  
COASTAL GLYNN-COASTAL CAMDEN-  
1118 AM EST WED FEB 20 2019  
   
..COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED
 
 
ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS EVENING'S HIGH TIDE  
CYCLE, BUT MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.  
 

 
 
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