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Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 10:40 AM CDT on April 17, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on April 18, 2014


... High rip current risk in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a high rip
current risk... which is in effect through Friday morning.

* Timing... rest of today into Friday morning.

* Impacts... frequent to widespread rip currents will result in
dangerous swimming conditions along the beaches of Alabama and
the western Florida Panhandle.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

There is a high risk of rip currents.

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.




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Record Report

Statement as of 9:37 AM CDT on April 17, 2014


... Record low temperature set at Mobile...

a record low temperature of 37 degrees was set at Mobile yesterday.
This ties the old record of 37 set in 2007.

... Record low temperature set at Pensacola...

a record low temperature of 42 degrees was set at Pensacola yesterday.
This ties the old record of 42 set in 1962.



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