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Alert: High Surf Advisory from 11/1/2014 12:00:00 AM to 11/2/2014 5:00:00 AM

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High Surf Advisory from 11/1/2014 12:00:00 AM to 11/2/2014 5:00:00 AM

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT TO 4 AM
EST SUNDAY...

...RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAMPA BAY RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT
TO 4 AM EST SUNDAY. A RIP CURRENT RISK HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED. THIS
RIP CURRENT RISK IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT THROUGH
LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
* WAVES AND SURF...SEAS WILL INCREASE TO 7 TO 9 FEET NEAR SHORE
AND 10 TO 15 FEET OFFSHORE.
* TIMING...MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
* IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF ALONG WITH LARGE BREAKING WAVES AND A HIGH
RISK OF RIP CURRENTS ARE EXPECTED ALONG AREA BEACHES.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A HIGH SURF ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN DANGEROUS WATER ACTION IS
EXPECTED ALONG THE COAST. THIS INCLUDES ROUGH SURF...LARGE
BREAKING WAVES...RIP CURRENTS...AND STRONG UNDERTOW.
BEACH GOERS ARE URGED TO HEED LIFEGUARD WARNINGS.
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.
IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

80
°F °C
Mostly Sunny
  • Feels Like 80°
  • Wind NNW 7 mph
  • Barometer 29.83 in
  • Visibility 10 mi
  • Humidity 62%
  • Dew Point 66°

Hourly Forecast - Fri 31

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