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Rip Current Statement

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-192100-
/O.NEW.KJAX.CF.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.SU.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.RP.S.0004.190319T1400Z-190321T0300Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 PM
EDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a High
Surf Advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 11 PM
EDT Wednesday. A Coastal Flood Advisory has also been issued.
This Coastal Flood Advisory is in effect from 6 PM this evening
to 11 PM EDT Wednesday. In addition, a High Rip Current Risk has
been issued. This High Rip Current Risk is in effect from 10 AM
EDT this morning through Wednesday evening.

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Coastal Areas of Northeast Florida and
  Southeast Georgia and the St Johns River downstream of
  Jacksonville through Mayport.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Up to 1 foot today and 1 to 2 feet tonight and
  Wednesday.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Flooding of low lying areas along the
  shore during times of high tide.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Surf/Breakers will build to 5 to 8
  feet along the coast tonight and continue through Wednesday.
  High risk of rip currents expected through Wednesday.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Beach erosion expected during times of high
  tide.

* TIMING...The main impacts of this event will begin during this
  evenings high tide cycle through the morning high tide cycle on
  Wednesday before starting to lessen by Wednesday Night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

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.

&&

$$



Coastal Flood Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-192100-
/O.NEW.KJAX.CF.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.SU.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.RP.S.0004.190319T1400Z-190321T0300Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 PM
EDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a High
Surf Advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 11 PM
EDT Wednesday. A Coastal Flood Advisory has also been issued.
This Coastal Flood Advisory is in effect from 6 PM this evening
to 11 PM EDT Wednesday. In addition, a High Rip Current Risk has
been issued. This High Rip Current Risk is in effect from 10 AM
EDT this morning through Wednesday evening.

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Coastal Areas of Northeast Florida and
  Southeast Georgia and the St Johns River downstream of
  Jacksonville through Mayport.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Up to 1 foot today and 1 to 2 feet tonight and
  Wednesday.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Flooding of low lying areas along the
  shore during times of high tide.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Surf/Breakers will build to 5 to 8
  feet along the coast tonight and continue through Wednesday.
  High risk of rip currents expected through Wednesday.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Beach erosion expected during times of high
  tide.

* TIMING...The main impacts of this event will begin during this
  evenings high tide cycle through the morning high tide cycle on
  Wednesday before starting to lessen by Wednesday Night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

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.

&&

$$



High Surf Advisory

Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-192100-
/O.NEW.KJAX.CF.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.SU.Y.0002.190319T2200Z-190321T0300Z/
/O.NEW.KJAX.RP.S.0004.190319T1400Z-190321T0300Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
347 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 PM
EDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a High
Surf Advisory, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 11 PM
EDT Wednesday. A Coastal Flood Advisory has also been issued.
This Coastal Flood Advisory is in effect from 6 PM this evening
to 11 PM EDT Wednesday. In addition, a High Rip Current Risk has
been issued. This High Rip Current Risk is in effect from 10 AM
EDT this morning through Wednesday evening.

* LOCATIONS...Atlantic Coastal Areas of Northeast Florida and
  Southeast Georgia and the St Johns River downstream of
  Jacksonville through Mayport.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Up to 1 foot today and 1 to 2 feet tonight and
  Wednesday.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Flooding of low lying areas along the
  shore during times of high tide.

* SURF AND RIP CURRENT RISK...Surf/Breakers will build to 5 to 8
  feet along the coast tonight and continue through Wednesday.
  High risk of rip currents expected through Wednesday.

* SHORELINE IMPACTS...Beach erosion expected during times of high
  tide.

* TIMING...The main impacts of this event will begin during this
  evenings high tide cycle through the morning high tide cycle on
  Wednesday before starting to lessen by Wednesday Night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Surf Advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing rip currents and localized beach
erosion.

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

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.

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
324 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

FLZ124-125-133-138-GAZ154-166-192100-
/O.NEW.KJAX.WI.Y.0005.190319T1400Z-190320T0200Z/
Coastal Nassau-Coastal Duval-Coastal St. Johns-Coastal Flagler-
Coastal Glynn-Coastal Camden-
Including the cities of Amelia City, Fernandina Beach, Yulee,
Arlington, Jacksonville, Oceanway, Tallyrand, Ponte Vedra Beach,
Durbin, Palm Valley, Anastasia, Saint Augustine, Palm Coast,
Jekyll Island, Glynn Haven, Sea Island, St. Simons,
Country Club Estate, Dock Junction, Dover Bluff, Kingsland,
and Dungeness
324 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 10 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Jacksonville has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 10 PM EDT
this evening.

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 35 to 40 mph.

* TIMING...Winds increasing late this morning with peak winds
  during the afternoon and early evening hours.

* IMPACTS...Minor damage to trees, power lines, and property are
  possible with wind of this magnitude.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds greater than
25 mph are expected for at least an hour, with gusts of 35 to
57 mph at any time.

Minor damage to trees, power lines, and property are possible
with wind of this magnitude. Motorists in high profiles vehicles
are advised to use caution until the wind subsides. Strong winds
can topple trees, blow weakened roofs off houses, and down power
lines. Take precautions to secure trash cans, lawn furniture, and
any other loose outdoor objects.

&&

$$



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