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Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:10 AM EDT on October 19, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on October 19, 2017


... High rip current risk now in effect through Friday evening...
... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 11 am EDT this
morning...

* coastal flooding... minor tidal flooding is expected around
times of high tide along area beaches and within coastal
estuaries.

* Timing... elevated water levels will continue through Thursday
morning. High risk for rip currents through Friday.

* Impacts... strong rip currents are expected.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.






Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:10 AM EDT on October 19, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on October 19, 2017


... High rip current risk now in effect through Friday evening...
... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect until 11 am EDT this
morning...

* coastal flooding... minor tidal flooding is expected around
times of high tide along area beaches and within coastal
estuaries.

* Timing... elevated water levels will continue through Thursday
morning. High risk for rip currents through Friday.

* Impacts... strong rip currents are expected.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.






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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory
American Samoa - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
California - High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado -
Connecticut - Special Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Illinois -
Indiana -
Iowa - Flood Warning
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning
Maine - Special Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning
Missouri -
Montana - High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Mexico -
New York -
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement
Ohio -
Oregon - High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Fire Weather Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia -
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning
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